THE WEST WING
The menorah in the West Wing Lobby of the White
House wasdesigned and created by Mayrim Baram, a father who lost his young son
during the 1973 Arab-Israeli War. Mr. Baram has been creating menorahs in copper,
bronze and whitemetal inmemory of his son. In his menorah, Mr. Baram captures
the horrors of war and expresses hishope for peace.