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The 24th Annual New York Jewish Film Festival Returns

Thane Rosenbaum | Posted 01.19.2015 | New York
Thane Rosenbaum

Manhattan is an island awash in film festivals. If there are new movies with a thematic niche, chances are there's a film festival with a clever lineup of screenings -- and film junkies lining up outside -- somewhere the city.

Stalled in the Mirror Stage: Why the Jack Goldstein and Gretchen Bender Shows Leave Us Contemplating the Retro In Their Retrospectives

G. Roger Denson | Posted 11.20.2013 | Arts
G. Roger Denson

The confluence in New York this summer of two exhibitions by Pictures Artists, Jack Goldstein at The Jewish Museum and Gretchen Bender at The Kitchen, supplied the more theoretically-minded art cognoscenti an art historical quandary to ponder.

A Surprisingly Dark Side Of Marc Chagall

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.10.2013 | Arts

When we think of Marc Chagall we think of folksy figures soaring above old world villages, surrounded by ghostly fiddles, overflowing bouquets and tal...

Kehinde Wiley's Take On Israeli Youth

Posted 03.05.2012 | Arts

Kehinde Wiley's paintings challenge our conventional views of portraiture by featuring black men in a mix of regal and street poses, using the brighte...

8 Great Hanukkah Events

Posted 12.13.2011 | New York

Hanukkah Lamps Selected By Maurice Sendak When: December 2-January 29 Where: The Jewish Museum, 1109 5th Avenue; (212) 423-3200 Price: Adults $12, ...

Alias Man Ray: The Art of Reinvention

Barbara Probst Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Barbara Probst Solomon

The Jewish Museum is the perfect setting for this stunning major retrospective of Many Ray in all his multiple phases and innovations.