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Art 101: BWAC’s “Celebrate 20” Spring 2012 Art Show – New York NY |

May 10, 2012


My article about the exhibit: Art 101: BWAC’s “Celebrate 20” Spring 2012 Art Show – New York NY | Also see the slideshow sneak preview with 40 images from the exhibit: Pictures – BWAC Spring 2012 Art Show – New York NY |

Farewell Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011)

December 28, 2011


Video portrait by John Feldman of artist Helen Frankenthaler commissioned by Purchase College School of the Arts for the 2008 Nelson A. Rockerfeller awards. LA Times obit NY Times critic’s notebook: Two Artists Who Embraced Freedom

The Great Wall of Vulva — Brighton Bodycasting | Lifecasting | Plaster Casts | Sculptures

March 15, 2011


via The Great Wall of Vagina THE GREAT WALL OF VAGINA is FINISHED!!. The world Premiere will be in the Brighton Festival Fringe in May 2011 For this, my latest major sculpture, I cast, over the course of 5 years, the vaginas (well the vulva area in fact) of hundreds of volunteers. The Great […]

Jewish Museum 10/29/10-03/27/11: Houdini Art and Magic part 1 – New York NY

October 28, 2010


On Friday October 29, 2010 The Jewish Museum will present Houdini: Art and Magic, the first major art museum exhibition to examine the life, legend and enduring cultural influence of Harry Houdini. The exhibit will explore the career and lasting impact of the magician, escape artist, vaudeville entertainer, silent movie actor, author and lecturer through […]

Slideshow of art works from BWAC’s Summer 2010 art show

July 19, 2010


From the article I posted Thursday. To view the slideshow click here

Art 101: BWAC’s Summer 2010 “Red Hooked” art show

July 15, 2010


Regular readers of this column are familiar by now with my coverage of Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition‘s thrice yearly large group shows in a Civil War era warehouse building on the Red Hook waterfront (see my article on the Spring 2010 show). This past Sunday I previewed the Summer 2010 show that opens on Saturday […]

More early June NYC Jewish culture events

June 8, 2010


via To read the article click here These listings, which supplement those in Friday’s article, include a gay Jewish film festival, an author talk, a pro-Israel rally, an Israeli rock band’s performance, and an exhibit of work by Latino-Jewish visual artists.

Art 101: BWAC’s Spring 2010 “Nailed” art show in Red Hook

May 5, 2010


via To read the article click here

Judaism 101: the various calendar dates for Holocaust commemoration and NY Yom Hashoah observances

April 7, 2010


Why there are alternate dates for Holocaust commemoration and NY Yom Hashoah events.

Fellowship and prize money for emerging New York Jewish artists: 3/1 deadline

February 8, 2010


To read the article click here.