Feb. 28, Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art, JAS panel discussion at the Conference of the Council of American Jewish Museums. (For conference attendees and Dura Europos artists only.)
A new creative spirit: How contemporary Jewish artists are forming partnerships with American Jewish museums, synagogues and institutions. Panelists: artists Tobi Kahn, Richard Mcbee, Cynthia Beth Rubin and Yona Verwer, and Ori Z. Soltes (Georgetown University). Moderator: Joel Silverstein.March 14, 6 - 7.30 p.m., Yeshiva University Museum, N.Y.N, panel discussion on the Dura Europos Project.
March 29, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., HUC-JIR Museum, N.Y., JAS session. HUC Museum curator Laura Kruger will discuss the current exhibit A Stitch in Jewish Time. JAS artists Helene Aylon, Carol Hamoy, Rachel Kanter and Laurie Wohl will talk about their work in the show.
May 22, Manhattan JCC, JAS Session with artists Siona Benjamin, Tanya Fredman, Carol Hamoy and Miriam Stern.
June 27, Manhattan JCC, JAS Panel Discussion, open to the public, 7 p.m. "Diversity in Jewish art." Panelists: Matthew Baigell, Siona Benjamin, Lacey Schwartz and Julian Voloj. Moderator Yona Verwer.