Jewish Women in the Canadian Armed Forces – a call for art submissions

Image: courtesy of Alex Dworkin Canadian Jewish Archives, for part of an upcoming exhibit "She Also Served: Jewish Canadian Servicewomen in the Second World War."

(AJNews) – Jennifer Eiserman and Saundra Lipton are excited to announce an upcoming virtual and physical exhibition of art inspired by the stories of the Second World War Servicewomen highlighted on “She Also Serves: Jewish Women in the Canadian Armed Forces” website (

This exhibition, opening during Canadian Jewish Heritage month in May 2021, will provide an opportunity to promote the history of the Canadian Armed Forces through art.

Canadian artists who self identify as Jewish and women are invited to submit proposals for digital artworks that will tell the story of one or a group of these women. The submission must include: a maximum 500-word artist’s statement describing the proposed 2D digital artwork, a link to your website or 10 examples of previous work and a curriculum vitae.

More details are available on the She Also Serves website. Closing date for submissions is Thursday, December 31, 2020. Please send submissions and any questions to Jennifer Eiserman at

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