Archive for the 'Art' Category

Museum Hours and The Artist and the Model

Sunday, May 26th, 2013

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Click Here to Read: Museum Hours and The Artist and the Model: In defense of art and the artistic personality By David Walsh on world Socialist Web Site on May 24, 2013.

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Should Artists Fear Psychoanalysis?

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

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Click Here to Read:  Should Artists Fear  Psychoanalysis? by Robert Frashure in Psychology Tomorrow in the May 2013 Issue.

This One’s a Kippah: New York’s Idiosyncratic Jewish Renewal

Friday, May 17th, 2013

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Click Here to Read:  This One’s a Kippah: New York’s Idiosyncratic Jewish Renewal An auction of Judaica and passionate recitation of Yiddish poetry By Marty Peretz  in The New York Observer  on May 14, 2013.

The Mishneh Torah

 

Letters to Afar at the Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

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Click Here to Read: Letters to Afar at the Museum of the History of Polish Jews May 18 – September 30, 2013.

Click Here to Read: Polish Museum Conjures Jewish Life Before the Holocaust. on the Speakeasy Blog on the Wall Street Journal on May 19, 2013.

DSM-V Exhibit

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

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Curated by David Rimanelli
Tuesday – Saturday, 11am – 6pm
The Future Moynihan Station
421 8th Avenue (Entrance on 31st Street)
New York, NY 10199

Vito Schnabel is pleased to present the uniquely situated and timely new exhibition, DSM-V, curated by distinguished art critic David Rimanelli. With over three dozen works by artists from Picasso, Warhol, and Manzoni to Cecily Brown, Bjarne Melgaard, and George Condo, the show brings together an exceptional collection of artworks from mid-century to the present day by artists whose projects raise questions about the norms of conventional perception and behavior. (more…)

Floating Worlds and Future Cities at YIVO

Sunday, April 21st, 2013

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SUNDAY 21 APRIL 2013 | 3:00PM
Floating Worlds and Future Cities: The Genius of Lazar Khidekel, Suprematism, and the Russian Avant-Garde
Constantin Boym, Jonathan Brent, Ginés Garrido, Benjamin Harshav, Mark Khidekel, Regina Khidekel, Maria Kokkori
SYMPOSIUM, EXHIBITION OPENING & RECEPTION

Admission: Free
RSVP Required: www.yivo.org/reservations

IMAGE: Lazar Khidekel Suprematist World, 1922 Colored pencil, India ink and crayon, 6 5/8 x 5 1/2 in Mark, Regina and Roman Khidekel Collection (more…)

Polish Museum Repairs a Tie to a Jewish Past

Friday, April 19th, 2013

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Click Here to Read:   Polish Museum Repairs a Tie to a Jewish Past By Nicholas Kulish in The New York Times on April 18, 2013.

Wladyslaw Bartoszewski, an Auschwitz survivor, right, at the new Jewish museum in Warsaw.

What the Brain Can Tell Us About Art

Saturday, April 13th, 2013

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Click Here to Read:  What the Brain Can Tell Us About Art By Eric R. Kandel in The New York Times on April 12, 2013.

Summoning Ghosts: The Art of Hung Liu

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

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Click Here to Read: Summoning Ghosts: The Art of Hung Liu March 16–June 30, 2013 at the Oakland Museum of Art of CA.

Architecture as Potential Space at NYU Postdoc

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

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London’s date with the fun side of brain science

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

CHANGING-MINDSLondonShowClick Here to Read: London’s date with the fun side of brain science by Sandhya Sekar and Liz Else on the Culture Lab website on April 8, 2013.

Changing Minds by Chloe Ride of Winchester School of Art, depicting the confusion a person with Alzheimer’s may feel (Image: Russell Sach)

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

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

 

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CJH EVENT CALENDAR
BROWSE EVENTSPAST EVENTSFULL VIEW
04172013
700pm
The Hanover Esther Scroll, 1746 – a Masterpiece of Jewish Scribal Art Rediscovered

 

Panel Discussion (more…)

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.