Jessica Tamar Deutsch is a NY-based visual artist. Her work explores the pulse of ancient tradition within contemporary culture. She earned her BFA in illustration from Parsons School of Design, where she began her first published book, The Illustrated Pirkei Avot. Deutsch’s work is the response of following curiosities, and a longing for meaning to hold on to. Deutsch has participated in the Art Kibbutz residency program, the LABA fellowship at the 14th st Y, & was included in The Jewish Weeks 36 under 36 in 2018. Deutsch has experience working with young adults at the Brandeis Collegiate Institute, middle school students at The New Shul, & Jewish communities globally through Limmud festivals.