About Margarita Korol

Margarita Korol is Jewcy's art director. She is also art director at Vol. 1 Brooklyn and contributing editor at Los Angeles' printed art magazine Bluecanvas. She also manages social media for Random House/ Schocken partner Nextbook and Bambi Shlomovich. Her upcoming exhibit at the group ArtOnBrighton show at the New York Aquarium on Brighton Beach will feature her propaganda on October 1 and 2. See what she's up to at margaritakorol.com @urbanpopartist | www.margaritakorol.com

Jewish Movie Week: A Jewkrainian Watching An American Tail

Jewish Movie Week: A Jewkrainian Watching An American Tail
By December 6, 2011

To be depicted as a mouse time and again, while it beautifully illustrates the contextualized Soviet Jewish experience among persecutors, also undermines that adaptable resilience that comes with the territory. Read More

Jewcy Interviews: Mike Edison Talks Dirty! Dirty! Dirty!

Jewcy Interviews: Mike Edison Talks Dirty! Dirty! Dirty!
By November 30, 2011

Mike Edison’s “Dirty! Dirty! Dirty!” reads like the lovechild of Screw Magazine and Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States. Read More

Saul Bass Forever.

Saul Bass Forever.
By November 16, 2011

Using the title sequences of some of Hollywood’s finest as his canvas, Sul Bass managed to revolutionize graphic design in introducing the fourth dimension of time. Read More

Talk Amongst Yourselves, I’ll Give You A Topic: Coffee Talk Ice-Cream

Talk Amongst Yourselves, I’ll Give You A Topic: Coffee Talk Ice-Cream
By November 15, 2011

Coffee Talk ice cream is finally a reality. Read More

Dedushka Trotsky: Talking Trotsky With Jewkrainian Grandpas On Leon’s Special Day

Dedushka Trotsky: Talking Trotsky With Jewkrainian Grandpas On Leon’s Special Day
By November 7, 2011

It’s Trotsky’s would-be 132nd birthday today, and for the occasion, I took a risk that equated to shaking a stick at the Red Army: I sought out the thoughts of some ex-Soviets on the renegade Russky. Read More

The Monday Mazel: All The Live-Long Day

The Monday Mazel: All The Live-Long Day
By October 31, 2011

This week’s Mazels celebrate the union of several very busy people who probably won’t see much of each other until they retire Read More

The Monday Mazel: The Financiers Wed

The Monday Mazel: The Financiers Wed
By October 24, 2011

Now that we’re through the high holiday, we await the landslide of Jewish weddings. Read More

Everyday Is Sukkot: Jewish Architects Who Shaped Our Cities

Everyday Is Sukkot: Jewish Architects Who Shaped Our Cities
By October 12, 2011

Sukkot comes but once a year, but some make a career out of the festive ritual of putting together a proper piece of architecture, with carefully chosen ornamentation (perhaps not always fertile fruit). Read More