Year of the Mixed-Heritage Ram

Published: June 22, 2016

The blog “Hearing Shofar” featured the work of BCC’s dear member Davi Cheng.


Davi Yael-Cheng combines her Chinese and Jewish cultural traditions into her artwork. She says of this piece, “I thought of the ram and the shofar (ram horn), because we had just celebrated the Chinese Year of the Ram and it reminded me of the shofar since I love sounding the shofar during the Days of Awe. So I wrote the Chinese character “ram” (羊), drew the head of a ram and a shofar, and noted the three New Years that I celebrate — Jewish, secular, and Chinese.” Continue reading on Hearing Shofar blog