In Israel, a new five month scholarship program being offered to young aspiring athletes – one of them could be you.
Posted on: April 2nd, 2007Sections → Arts
Israeli Trees, The Four Corners Of Jewish Art, Kabbalistic Shells, And Tender Heaviness
Posted on: March 28th, 2007Sections → Arts
Shabbat Chess, Lighting The Torah, A Hidden Synagogue, And Ketubah Collage
Posted on: March 21st, 2007Sections → Arts
On Sunday, February 18, I attended an opening at the Kraft Center for Jewish Life (also known as the Columbia/Barnard Hillel) for the exhibit Words Within.
Posted on: March 14th, 2007Sections → Arts
Was Rembrandt a Jewish artist because he painted the Jewish wedding?
Posted on: February 28th, 2007Sections → Arts
"Back in Russia most of my works were dark and grey, reflecting the mood of those days and the way they taught us to paint," says artist Eric Lubiynov.
Posted on: February 21st, 2007Sections → Arts
Mattress companies are forever reminding us that we spend one third of our lives in bed.
Posted on: February 14th, 2007Sections → Arts
It sounds like a variation upon a hackneyed joke: Two Jewish writers and an anti-Semitic composer walk into a salon.
Posted on: January 24th, 2007Sections → Arts
The notion of a foreground and a background in a painting is an illusion.
Posted on: January 10th, 2007Sections → Arts
Often times, the most terrifying thing that plagues someone undergoing a traumatic process is uncertainty.
Posted on: January 3rd, 2007Sections → Arts
In a 1934 article, titled "New Training for Future Artists and Art Lovers," Mark Rothko drew upon his experience teaching at the Brooklyn Jewish Academy to explore a new model of art instruction.
Posted on: December 20th, 2006Sections → Arts
Is it a book, is it art, or is it both?"
Posted on: December 13th, 2006Sections → Arts
"I had the bad luck to get tangled up in this horror. The crimes did not occur because it was my will," a man in a dark suit with a striped tie says, matter-of-factly.
Posted on: December 6th, 2006Sections → Arts
It is easy to read the narrative of Joseph and his alienation from his family as a tragic tale of missed opportunities in parenting, and brotherly compassion and patience.
Posted on: November 29th, 2006Sections → Arts
Song of Songs is one of the most controversial books in Tanach because of its ambiguity.
Posted on: November 22nd, 2006Sections → Arts
One day, the rabbi's cat gets tired of the constant cawing of the rabbi's parrot, so he eats the bird and acquires the ability to speak.
Posted on: November 15th, 2006Sections → Arts
Richard Michelson is an existential, yet guilty, sort of poet.
Posted on: November 8th, 2006Sections → Arts
Man's use of "Time" is an artificial system that has been invented as a template to place over nature for convenience.
Posted on: November 1st, 2006Sections → Arts
"I try to tell momma she won't get stolen. Her hair is not that nice.
Posted on: October 25th, 2006Sections → Arts
Although Sophie Zawistowska asserts that nothing would have been different, had she chosen her six-year-old daughter, Eva, to live and her 10-year-old son, Jan, to die instead,
Posted on: October 18th, 2006Sections → Arts
Ever since artists created berry juice paintings of buffalos on cave walls, seeking to offer the hunters mastery over their prey, artists have used limited, physical materials to create transcendent, idealized art.
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