Tag archive for ‘Jewish Museum’
Martin Danenberg On Saturday, September 8th, 2018

Bachata in Israel

I am sure that the producers of the Bachata Festival in Tel Aviv, Israel, and other places may know more about bachata than I do, but I do have my thoughts which I am willing to share with the world. In the More...

Tsipi Inberg Ben-Haim On Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Daniel Libeskind Takes Sculptures on a Musical Journey

By Tsipi Inberg Ben-Haim It used to be enough to install a sculpture exhibition in a gallery and invite the public to enjoy and purchase the works. For Daniella Luxembourg and the Luxembourg and Dayan Gallery, More...

The Washington Post On Monday, September 14th, 2015

U.S. judge fines Russia $43.7 million in diplomatic feud over Jewish collection

A U.S. judge has fined the Russian Federation $43.7 million for ignoring a 2010 federal court order to return a collection of Jewish religious texts to the Chabad-Lubavitch Hasidic group, sharpening a long-running More...

Lilach Weissman On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Would You Spend $100, 000 For This Menorah?

–   Jonathan Greenstein, widely known as a dealer in rare, authentic Judaica, told Marketwatch that prices for antique menorahs and other items have doubled over the past few years. In a November More...

Lily Bethlehem On Sunday, November 16th, 2014

Dress Designs By Holocaust Victim on Dispay in Milwaukee

–   Dress designs, which were thought of as lost forever, are now given new life in the Jewish Museum of Milwaukee. On the eve of the Holocaust, Paul Stnard and his wife Hedwig, a designer, More...

Associated Press On Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Museum Tells Helena Rubinstein’s Story in Art

Judgmental, autocratic and wholly self-made after fleeing pre-war Poland and the prospect of arranged marriage as a teen, Helena Rubinstein built a cosmetics empire on the notion that beauty is power. But More...

Lily Bethlehem On Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Amy Winehouse Exhibit (Shrine?) Takes Tel Aviv

An exhibit dedicated to the troubled  and singular Jewish chanteuse, “Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait” has traveled from the Jewish Museum in London to Tel Aviv, according to the Forward. More...

Jewish Business News Service On Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

AJC Honors Ambassador Murphy for Strengthening German-American Jewish Understanding

AJC honored Ambassador Philip Murphy with its prestigious “Ernst Cramer Award for Outstanding Contributions to German-American Jewish Understanding.” The award was presented to Murphy for his service More...

Tibi Singer On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Local Jews Refuse to Believe Belgian Synagogue Arson that Injured 3 Was Antisemitic

Authorities in the Belgian capital of Brussels are investigating what appears to be an arson attack on a synagogue that injured three people. The fire was reported around 6:30 AM local time (1:30 AM ET), in More...

Tibi Singer On Sunday, September 7th, 2014

Freed French Hostage Says Jewish Museum Killer Tortured him in Syria

Nicolas Henin, released with three other journalists last April, is accusing Mehdi Nemmouche, being held on suspicion of an attack on a Jewish museum in Brussels in May was among his captors for five More...

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