FROM THERE TO HERE / VISUALIZING SHABBAT

May 31, 1:00-2:00pm (EDT) / 20:00-21:00 Israel time, 10:00-11:00 PDT on Zoom. Two half-hour sessions: From There to Here – My Journey as an Artist, by Ellen Holtzblatt “I label myself as an artist because this is what I do, but my work is informed by who I am and what I experience. This presentation … Continue reading FROM THERE TO HERE / VISUALIZING SHABBAT

BETWEEN TWO WORLDS, and PRAYERS OF A KOHENET

I am organizing this Sunday's Zoom two virtual artstudio visits: BETWEEN TWO WORLDS, by Alan Falk. PRAYERS OF A KOHENET, by Bekah Starr. Sunday May 31, 1pm EDT. Based on Alan Falk’s solo exhibit Between Two Worlds: Shir HaShirim and The Dybbuk his session explores the romantic and magical aspects of love and the search for … Continue reading BETWEEN TWO WORLDS, and PRAYERS OF A KOHENET

SUSAN MAY TELL Photographs + DEBRA OLIN Every Protection

Sunday May 24, 1pm EST, 20:00 Israel time, 10am PST New York based artist SUSAN MAY TELL will show Photographs of Space, Silence and Solitude.  These are photographs of personal projects, museum exhibitions and work commissioned by pre-eminent publications, in the United States, Middle East and Europe: the women fighters of the Eritrean People’s Liberation Front, … Continue reading SUSAN MAY TELL Photographs + DEBRA OLIN Every Protection

ART IN THE TIME OF CORONA & RETHINKING JUDAICA WITH NEW MEDIA.

Sunday May 17 I am organizing the Zoom session "ART IN THE TIME OF CORONA & RETHINKING JUDAICA WITH NEW MEDIA". May 17, 1:00-2:00pm (EDT) / 20:00-21:00 Israel time, 10:00-11:00 PDT on Zoom. Jerusalem-based artist LENORE MIZRACHI-COHEN is a conceptual artist from NYC, who recently relocated to Israel. In Art in the Time of Corona she … Continue reading ART IN THE TIME OF CORONA & RETHINKING JUDAICA WITH NEW MEDIA.

NOT IN HEAVEN: ARTISTS AS PARTNERS IN CREATION

Sunday May 10 I organized the Zoom session "NOT IN HEAVEN: ARTISTS AS PARTNERS IN CREATION". By Curators Judith Cardozo and Dr. Susan Nashman Fraiman. A project by the Jewish Art Salon, co-sponsored by Art Kibbutz and JADA Arts. The exhibition “Not in Heaven” (part of the Jerusalem Biennale 2019) was a response of designers and … Continue reading NOT IN HEAVEN: ARTISTS AS PARTNERS IN CREATION

A TRADITION OF EMBELLISHMENT: EXPLORING THE AESTHETICS OF JEWISH ARTS

Sunday May 3, 2020 I organized a Zoom session A TRADITION OF EMBELLISHMENT: EXPLORING THE AESTHETICS OF JEWISH ARTS Facilitators: Cynthia Beth Rubin and Chana Wiesenthal Elias. A project by the Jewish Art Salon, co-sponsored by Art Kibbutz and JADA Arts. Is there an identifiable Jewish sensibility or aesthetic, a Jewish way of thinking, that … Continue reading A TRADITION OF EMBELLISHMENT: EXPLORING THE AESTHETICS OF JEWISH ARTS

Modern Jewish Narratives – Virtual Art Event

The Virtual Programs's first art event I am co-organizing for the Jewish Art Salon takes place Sunday April 19, 1-2pm (EDT). Artists Archie Rand, Richard McBee & Joel Silverstein present Modern Jewish Narratives, a Powerpoint of their Jewish Art Salon exhibition, followed by a discussion with the viewers. In this groundbreaking exhibition, Modern Jewish Narratives, at … Continue reading Modern Jewish Narratives – Virtual Art Event

Passover Freedom Mobiles

In the days before Passover this year I taught an online interactive art class at a religious school in Virginia. Grades Kindergarten to 8th learned about Pesach, and created art mobiles. A portion of the class was dedicated to Freedom, then and now, and some of the students made objects about that as well. This … Continue reading Passover Freedom Mobiles

Virtual Art Presentations

I will be co-ordinating interactive online art presentations and workshops Sunday afternoons, 1-2pm, starting April 19, 2020. These events are a collaboration between three art groups: Jewish Art Salon,  JADA, and Art Kibbutz. At the first session Archie Rand, Richard McBee & Joel Silverstein present Modern Jewish Narratives, a Powerpoint of their art exhibition, followed by … Continue reading Virtual Art Presentations