Designer Menorahs

menorah karim rashid 0 Designer MenorahsRichard Meier is not the only one with a swanky menorah.

It’s no secret that Jews have long been attracted to architecture and design–we built the pyramids, after all–and one need only look to the modern masters for the continuation of this legacy, e.g. Frank Gehry, Daniel Libeskind, Peter Eisenmann, Robert A.M. Stern and Meier.

That is part of the reason designer Judaica abounds. Herewith are some of The Observer‘s favorite menorahs, just in time for the holidays:

SLIDESHOW: Designer Menorahs

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