“Until recently, these journals have been virtually inaccessible: they are nowhere to be found online.”
I was raised in a feminist household. My mother saw the posters in New York, and said it was the “shot heard round the world.”
The hardships faced by Soviet Jews did not dissipate the moment they arrived on the El Al flights that shuttled them to their new country.
Amedeo Modigliani, the Sephardic painter and sculptor whose work is thought to have helped establish Modernism, is a favorite target of art forgers.
During WWII, he became a forger. With red crayons and black ink, he shaved years off the lives of French children.
American Jews, even Hasidim, have lost their connection to the East European Jewish folk art tradition.
“Her etchings are at once a recapitulation and a way forward, a talmudic take on the themes that had long preoccupied her.”
“If you can’t bring the people, you can at least bring their pictures.”10
The exhibition will showcase the life and career of Max Stern, a Jewish gallerist who fled persecution by the Nazi government.
Jens Hoffmann was fired by the Jewish Museum following an investigation into accusations of sexual harassment made by Museum staff.
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