Dionysos and His Retinue in the Art of Eretz - Israel
Curator: Renate Rosenthal-Heginbottom

The exhibition focused on four main subjects:
The Dionysiac culture in the ancient world.
The Dionysiac culture in Eretz-Israel and the Eastern roots of this culture.
The Dionysiac retinue - Silenos, satyrs, maenads.
The vine as a central motif in the Dionysiac cult and its manifestation in both Jewish and Christian art of the Roman and Byzantine periods.
Objects displayed:
Oil lamps
Gemstones and coins
Decorated vessels
Other artifacts related to the Dionysiac cult