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Author Lipis, Mimi Levy

Title Home is anywhere / Mimi Levy Lipis

Publ Info Köln : Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, [2010]
New York : Distribution in the U.S. and Canada by D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers
 RWU Arch  ARCH NA7125 .L56 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 180 unnumbered pages, viii pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note "This catalogue is published on the occasion of the exhibition 'The Sukkah: A Fleeting House for a Jewish Festival' at the Jewish Museum Berlin, Germany, November 5, 2010-January 23, 2011"--Colophon
Includes bibliographical references (colophon)
This photography book shows contemporary Sukkah architecture from Europe, Israel and the USA. Biblical in origin, the Sukkah is a Jewish ritual to build and live in. The construction guidelines are more than 1,500 years old: a sukkah must have at least two and a half walls and a thatched roof through which the stars are visible
LC subject Sukkot -- Pictorial works
Sukkah -- Pictorial works
Judaism and architecture
Home -- Religious aspects -- Judaism
Add Author Jüdisches Museum Berlin (1999- )
Alt Title Subtitle on cover: Jewish culture and the architecture of the sukkah
Sukkah: a fleeting house for a Jewish festival
ISBN 9783865609144