Judging Panel

Dr. Lee Perlman (Chairperson)

Director of Development and Strategic Partnerships at the Israel Center for Educational Innovation www.icei.co.il. Former Executive Director of the America-Israel Cultural Foundation, he served in senior positions at the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, The Jewish Federations of North America and The Abraham Fund Initiatives.

Professor Philip Rantzer

A noted sculpture and the Head of the Art Department at Haifa University. His works have been exhibited extensively both in Israel and internationally, including the United Nations building in New York and at the Biennale in Venice.

Artist Dganit Berest

An acclaimed painter and photographer, her works have been shown in many exhibitions throughout Israel, including Tel Aviv Museum, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, and The Israel Museum, Jerusalem. Served as head of Photography Department at Beit Berl College.