The couple sold their art collection under duress in 1938 in order to escape Germany for the United States.
The owners of these 31 paintings have yet to be determined.
American Jews, even Hasidim, have lost their connection to the East European Jewish folk art tradition.
Geller-Geld’s photographs illuminate scenes from Leonard Bernstein’s concerts to Jews praying near Auschwitz.
According to the Bible, a Jewish child born of a forbidden sexual relationship is forbidden from marrying other Jews. For ten generations.
Researchers in Germany have identified another painting in the “Gurlitt Collection” as having been stolen by the Nazis.
Over 130 years later, Madame X looks better than ever.
For many, the High Holidays remain holy relics, inaccessible and remote. Alexander Calder’s hyper-mobile art may offer a fresh perspective.
I’ve got 99 problems, but the Shmaltz ain’t one. An exhibit of beer paintings in Harlem includes a Jewish brew, along with a shot of community spirit.
Art student Rotem Bides stated that she did not steal the objects, but rather gathered them from outside the camp.