Archive for the 'Art' Category

The Hanover Esther Scroll at Leo Baeck Institute and The Center for Jewish History

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

 

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The Hanover Esther Scroll, 1746 – a Masterpiece of Jewish Scribal Art Rediscovered

 

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Berlin Exhibition on Judaism Hits a Nerve

Monday, April 8th, 2013

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Click Here to Read: Berlin Exhibition on Judaism Hits a Nerve By Nicholas Kulish in The New York Times on  April 4, 2013.

Bill Glucroft spent part of Thursday as a living exhibit at the Jewish Museum in Berlin. Some find that part of the show “The Whole Truth” distasteful

 

Why Is This Haggadah Different?

Saturday, March 30th, 2013

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Click Here to Read:  Why Is This Haggadah Different? Review of  The Haggadah of the Kaifeng Jews of Chinby Fook-Kong Wong and Dalia Yasharpour, reviewed by David Stern in The Jewish Review of Books in Issue #13, Spring 2013.

Ink Rubbing of the 1512 stone inscription by the Kaifend Jews
(With permission of the Royal Ontario Museum (@ROM).

 

Floating Worlds and Future Cities

Friday, March 29th, 2013

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Click Here to Read: Floating Worlds and Future Cities: The Genius of Lazar Khidekel, Suprematism, and the Russian Avant-Garde, Symposium at YIVO Institute on April 22, 2013.

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The Renaissance Followed Him North ‘Albrecht Dürer: Master Drawings, Watercolors, and Prints,’ at the National Gallery

Monday, March 25th, 2013

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Click Here to Read:  The Renaissance Followed Him North ‘Albrecht Dürer: Master Drawings, Watercolors, and Prints,’ at the National Gallery By Holland Cotter in The New York Times on March 21, 2013.


Albrecht Dürer This exhibition at the National Gallery of Art includes “An Elderly Man of 93 Years,” from 1521.

The Ethnic Cleansing of Judaism in Medieval and Renaissance Art

Sunday, March 10th, 2013

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Click Here to Read:  The Ethnic Cleansing of Judaism in Medieval and Renaissance Art by Bernard Starr on the Algemeiner website on March 7, 2013.

A Nordic depiction of the allegedly Jewish Mary Magdalene and Jesus

 

 David Levine: American Presidents & Selected Paintings at Forum Gallery

Monday, February 18th, 2013

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Click Here to Read:  David Levine: American Presidents & Selected Paintings at Forum Gallery  on YouTube.

Brave New Drones

Sunday, February 17th, 2013

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Click Here to Read:  Brave New Drones By Paul Greenberg and Scott  Menchin in The New York Times on February 17, 2013.

The Mind’s Eye: Freud and Photography

Monday, February 4th, 2013

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Click Here to Read and View:  The Mind’s Eye: Freud and Photography by Bob Duggan  on the Big Think website on September 6, 2010. 

Ernst Kris on Art History

Sunday, February 3rd, 2013

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Click Here to Read: Traces of Psychology: The Art Historical Writings of Ernst Kris by  Thomas Roeske  From: American Imago  Volume 58, Number 1, Spring 2001  p. 463-477 | 10.1353/aim.2001.0003 In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content. 

Click Here to Read: Review of  Psychoanalytic Explorations in Art (1952) By Ernst Kris, Reviewed by   RicahrdsD. Chessick,  M.D., PH.D.  American Journal of  Psychiatry. 2001; 158:506-507. 10.1176/appi.ajp.158.3.506   . Madison, Conn., International Universities Press, 2000, 398 pp., $29.95 (paper).

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Em Cooper in Conversation with Andrea Sabbadini at the Freud Museum, London

Friday, February 1st, 2013

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Em Cooper in Conversation with Andrea Sabbadini
7pm, Wed 20th February 2013, Freud Museum, London

The world through the eyes of a newborn baby and recurring memories from childhood are just a few of the themes brought to life by Em Cooper’s oil painted animation.

Join us for an evening of three short films, which include an animation inspired by Ferenczi’s paper ‘Confusion of Tongues’, and a discussion with director Em Cooper, chaired by leading psychoanalyst and director of the European Psychoanalytic Film Festival, Andrea Sabbadini.

Click here for further information and tickets

Squiggles From the Id or Straight From the Brain

Friday, January 25th, 2013

Click Here to Read: Squiggles From the Id or Straight From the Brain:  ‘Drawing Surrealism’ at the Morgan Library and Museum by Roberta Smith in The New York Times on January 24, 2013,

 

Neuroscience & Art: Margaret Livingstone Explains How Artists Take Advantage Of Human Visual Processing

Monday, January 7th, 2013




Click Here to View:  Neuroscience & Art: Margaret Livingstone Explains How Artists Take Advantage Of Human Visual Processing on the Huffington Post website on January 07, 2013.

The Art from the Edge

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Click Here to View:  The Art from the Edge website.

“Woman with Flowing Hair (Moods)”
By Matt Vaillette

 

 

 

Cartoons about the Newtown Massacre

Monday, December 17th, 2012






Click Here to View:  Cartoons about the Newtown Massacre.

A Voyage Round my Father at the Freud Museum

Sunday, December 9th, 2012

Click Here to Read: A Voyage Round my Father at the Freud Museum: The DreamWork exhibition builds a bridge between a daughter and the early life of her obsessive-compulsive father by Markie Robson-Scott on the artsdesk.com website on December 09, 2012.

‘Sleepover’ by Christie Brown: ‘An uncanny narrative has been interrupted which may resume at any time’. Philip Sayer

VIDEO – Culture Shock 1913 – Touring MoMA for Masterpieces from 1913

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

Click here to read and watch “Culture Shock 1913 – Touring MoMA for Masterpieces from 191″ by Jennifer Hsu from WNYC.com on November 27, 2012.

WNYC’s Sara Fishko gets a private tour of some of the paintings and sculptures from 1913 in MoMA’s collection, some on display and others unearthed from a storage closet. Her guide is Ann Temkin, the Marie-Josée and Henry Kravis Chief Curator of Painting and Sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art.

Helen Mirren on Vasily Kandinsky

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012


Click Here To View:  Helen Mirren  on Vasily Kandinsky on YouTube.

Roberts Artwork: Sigmund Freud

Thursday, November 15th, 2012




Click Here to View:  Roberts Artwork: Sigmund Freud – Porträt on YouTube.

Nathan Szajnberg’s Ticho Award Lecture in 4 parts

Sunday, November 11th, 2012

Click Here to Read:  Nathan Szajnberg’s Ticho Award Lecture Part I.

Click Here to Read:  Nathan Szajnberg’s Ticho Award Lecture Part II.

Click Here to Read:  Nathan Szajnberg’s Ticho Award Lecture Part III.

Click Here to Read:  Nathan Szajnberg’s Ticho Award Lecture Part IV.