• Queen Esther, 2003, Oil on Canvas, 43 x 63 in

    Queen Esther

    Using her feminine grace, Queen Esther convinced the decadent King Ahasuerus to avert a plot to murder all Jews in ancient Persia. Noticing many similarities between parties described in the Biblical story of Esther and nightclub raves, I painted Queen Esther as “Queen of Nightlife.”. The world of Ahasuerus and the world of nightlife both […]

  • Rebecca, 2000, Oil on Canvas, 40 x 40 in


    Orit’s first Biblical painting portrays the Biblical heroine Rebecca as she draws water from the well to give to Abraham’s servant, who was sent to find a suitable wife for his son Isaac.

  • Pinchas, 2002, Oil on Canvas, 53 x 65 in


    And when Pinchas, the son of Elazar, the son of Aaron the priest, saw it, he rose up from among the congregation and took a spear in his hand, and he went after the man of Israel to the tent, and thrust both of them through, the man of Israel and the woman through her […]

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The Settler Blog

The Gaza Girls and their new hit single

This strange Palestinian girls band has posted this strange video calling for Jewish genocide. Who is behind it?

The Starlet of Palestine

I was very impressed with this little, pretty Palestinian girl when she yelled at IDF soldiers at some sort of checkpoint, shouting things like “Get out of my land NOW” and “Netanyahu will be killed.” She was so articulate in her hate for someone who must be only 9-years-old. Not to mention impressive English. She […]

Yishai Fleisher Interviews me about The Settler and the Gaza War

I challenge radio host Yishai Fleisher about his faith in Israel’s strength on a recent interview on his show in Voice of Israel. We talk about the evacuation from Gush Katif, the gap between the culture of Tel Aviv and the culture of Gush Katif, and Israel’s dangerous sentimentalism. Listen here on SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/voiceofisrael/sep2-2014-arfa