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

The Big Jewcy: Lea Zeltserman – Blogging The Soviet Jewish Experience

The Big Jewcy: Lea Zeltserman – Blogging The Soviet Jewish Experience
By June 8, 2011

Lea Zeltserman is one personality of note “blogging the Iron Curtain.” Her project, Soviet & Jewish is complete with interviews of Canadian immigrants part of the 1967-81 wave with an eye for the experience of the “regular folk.” Read More

The Big Jewcy: Jacob Weinstein – FreeDarko Reincarnate

The Big Jewcy: Jacob Weinstein – FreeDarko Reincarnate
By June 3, 2011

Jacob Weinstein, FreeDarko illustrator-extraordinaire, earned Big Jewcy status this year for his deviceful communication of previously untapped basketball ideas, usually too fleeting to escape the orbit of a puff-puff-pass circle. Read More

The Big Jewcy: Dvora Meyers – From Brooklyn Yeshiva To Pop Culture Journalist

The Big Jewcy: Dvora Meyers – From Brooklyn Yeshiva To Pop Culture Journalist
By June 3, 2011

Dvora Meyers, one reporter of note hailing from the Brooklyn Yeshiva, has become an intermediary unlimited by scenes or boroughs Read More

The Big Jewcy: Liz Appel – Community Acupuncture For Chicago

The Big Jewcy: Liz Appel – Community Acupuncture For Chicago
By June 2, 2011

Liz Appel and her colleagues are trying to bring affordable Chinese medicine to the people of the Windy City. Read More

Bill Murray Says: If It Wasn’t For The Jews And Irish, There Would Be No USA

Bill Murray Says: If It Wasn’t For The Jews And Irish, There Would Be No USA
By May 26, 2011

Remember that time Bill Murray wrote a song about how without the Jews and Irish that there would be no America? Read More

Midnight In Paris Reviewed: Indulging In The Surreal And The Real

Midnight In Paris Reviewed: Indulging In The Surreal And The Real
By May 24, 2011

We wouldn’t be a good Jewish website if we didn’t discuss Woody’s latest. Read More

Nazi Art Reprise

Nazi Art Reprise
By May 11, 2011

Austria’s expressionist darling Egon Schiele will remain at the museum in the form of Houses by the Sea, one of many pieces by the artist in the collection, after its Nazi-looted roots were confirmed and settled over in court. Read More

Ohm Vey: Reissue Of The Kama Sutra Of Haggadot Hits The Spot For Visual Learners

Ohm Vey: Reissue Of The Kama Sutra Of Haggadot Hits The Spot For Visual Learners
By April 21, 2011

The Szyk haggadah might be the coolest looking one ever. Read More