The ‘ancient’ griffin—given by the U.S. to Iranian President Rouhani—probably doesn’t date back to earlier than 1999
In the chaos of the 2003 war, remnants of a once-thriving Jewish past were saved (or stolen?) by America. Where do they belong?
A new show at the Jewish Museum in New York follows contrasting exhibits in Liverpool and Paris
The irreverent 82-year-old left Orthodox Borough Park long ago. But she’s still wrestling with the rituals of her past.
New publications from Rutu Modan and Michel Kichka offer bittersweet depictions of the complicated history of 20th-century Jews
A controversial new exhibit celebrates mass murderers and raises war propaganda to the level of high art
The artist-in-residence for New York’s Strongest makes large-scale works about process, tedium, and survival
The versatile artist’s summer exhibit at the Skirball Center welcomes visitors into the lost world of his Holocaust survivor parents