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Throughout her career, German Jewish artist Eva Hesse (1936-1970) was obsessed with the motif of the circle.

 

Posted on: June 28th, 2006

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We have documented 1,800 years of Jewish Art production in the preceding five sections of the "Jewish Art Primer".

 

Posted on: June 21st, 2006

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Children playing with dolls generally make good photo ops.

 

Posted on: June 14th, 2006

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The Holocaust, dominating Jewish Art for much of the late 20th century, is arguably the first form of Jewish Art to penetrate the mainstream cultural dialogue.

 

Posted on: June 7th, 2006

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"When my husband sells a painting, he gets down on his knees and thanks G-d," Kristina told me of her husband, Jules Olitski, at an opening of his work in Washington, D.C.

 

Posted on: May 31st, 2006

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Contemporary Jewish life has been dominated by the crisis of the Modern, shaping more than anything else the profiles of Jewish Art.

 

Posted on: May 24th, 2006

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Barry Frydlender's nearly life-sized photograph Shirat Hayam depicts the August 2005 dismantling of the 16-family Gaza seaside settlement Shirat Hayam under Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's disengagement plan.

 

Posted on: May 17th, 2006

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As the Enlightenment marched across Europe in the form of the Napoleonic conquests, the effects on Jewish Art were unmistakable.

 

Posted on: May 3rd, 2006

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Seldom has a people's cultural expression changed in so short a period of time as the revolution that overtook the Jews with the invention of moveable type and the printed book.

 

Posted on: April 19th, 2006

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Jewish Art: Any cultural production that utilizes Jewish subject matter and content drawn from;

 

Posted on: April 19th, 2006

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Behold! It came to pass, after those things occurred, that Abraham was tested.

 

Posted on: April 5th, 2006

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Why was it necessary for us to be taken out of Egypt?

 

Posted on: March 29th, 2006

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A poor child's feet parade crude sandals, straps affixed to soda bottles with the caps still intact.

 

Posted on: March 22nd, 2006

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While some ideas are foolish but harmless, others are not only incorrect but also corrosively destructive.

 

Posted on: March 15th, 2006

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Brad Sabin Hill was sitting in the Oriental Reading Room at the British Library.

 

Posted on: March 8th, 2006

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Vacillating wildly from slashing abstraction, moody evocations of Jerusalem to complex meditations on the Shoah, Motke Blum presents a conundrum.

 

Posted on: March 1st, 2006

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Hair in Judaism carries multiple connotations. It is distracting and narcissistic, as when Joseph "plays with his hair" too much and finds his jail sentence under Potifar extended for his vanity.

 

Posted on: February 22nd, 2006

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"There is just something about that little girl that I can't get out of my mind. How does she face those fire-breathing beasts?"

 

Posted on: February 15th, 2006

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It's just about the last thing you'd suspect of relevance and contribution to anything culturally meaningful.

 

Posted on: February 8th, 2006

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Frederick Terna has a soft touch. His images are neither strident nor angry.

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