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Hasidic Chic: New Exhibit Explores the Sartorial Elements of Hasidic Culture

Hasidic Chic: New Exhibit Explores the Sartorial Elements of Hasidic Culture
By July 19, 2013

Talking to Jewish artist Michael Levin about painting, Plato, and skulking around Williamsburg Read More

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Spotlight On: Jacqueline Nicholls, Bold Jewish Artist

Spotlight On: Jacqueline Nicholls, Bold Jewish Artist
By July 10, 2013

The feminist artist confronts misogyny in ancient texts through the traditional Jewish art of paper cuts Read More

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Kehinde Wiley at the Jewish Museum

Kehinde Wiley at the Jewish Museum
By March 8, 2012

Contemporary artist Kehinde Wiley talks about his new show, The World Stage: Israel, which opens Friday at the Jewish Museum Read More

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Ofri Cnaani: The Sota Project

Ofri Cnaani: The Sota Project
By February 1, 2011

Opening reception Wednesday, February 16th, 7-9PM Project runs February 16 – April 23 Ofri Cnaani: The Sota Project is an immersive, multilayered video installation that reenacts a controversial text from the Talmud. A tale of two sisters, bound together in … Read More

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Unclear Origins: Swiss Investigate Museum Collections for Nazi Looted Art

Unclear Origins: Swiss Investigate Museum Collections for Nazi Looted Art
By January 25, 2011

What is to become of paintings with such shady origins as those in Swiss museums suspected of being products of Nazi looting? Revisiting the landmark case involving a Klimt of similar provenance that became the most expensive painting ever sold may shed some light. Read More

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PUNK JEWS presents ON THE EDGE with DeLeon

PUNK JEWS presents ON THE EDGE with DeLeon
By January 4, 2011

A celebration of the upcoming Punk Jews documentary series. Four breakthrough Jewish artists take the stage who exemplify this new movement of smashing stereotypes and breaking down boundaries. Be our guest for dancing, screenings, and raffles to help us kick … Read More

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Jewcy Top 10 Art Books of 2010

Jewcy Top 10 Art Books of 2010
By December 29, 2010

Our resident art nerd discusses the best art books of the past year. Read More

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Newsflash: There Is Life In The Israeli Art World Outside Of Its Major Metropolises

Newsflash: There Is Life In The Israeli Art World Outside Of Its Major Metropolises
By December 9, 2010

A refreshing survey of Israeli art shows there is more to the country than just Tel Aviv. Read More

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