Helena Czernek and Aleksander Prugar have been trekking around Poland both as artists and as archaeologists. They are searching for traces of mezuzas on Jewish homes that were abandoned or destroyed during the Holocaust.
It’s the centenary year of artist Saul Steinberg, best known for his cover art for The New Yorker. A new show honors the cartoonist, who is hard to place in the art world.
‘Jews Who Rock’ is a new exhibit that takes a one-size-fits all approach to musicians who are members of the tribe. Too bad it barely scratches the surface of their relationships to Judaism.
Andy Warhol’s ‘10 Portraits of Jews’ was once lambasted by critics. Now, it’s getting a second look — and shedding light on the pop artist’s immigrant roots.
One Jewish mom explains why she doesn’t do Halloween decorations — and wants to scrap the ghoulish candy-hunt altogether. And wait till you hear her take on Charlie Brown.
Many know of poet Hannah Senesh’s valor in trying to rescue Jews from wartime Hungary. Few know the story of her family, which drove her heroism.
In his essay, ‘Is There a Jewish Art?’ art critic Harold Rosenberg grappled with an age-old question. An exhibit at the Jewish Theological Seminary confronts the same issue.
The work of contemporary Israeli painters Israel Hershberg and Joshua Borkovsky may seem quite different. But the two artists complement each other remarkably well.