How Jewish moms might have put their kids on the path to greatness—perhaps unintentionally
Did the salons of 1920s Paris have a Shabbat rival in Chicago?
Gertrude Stein’s ties to Nazis, revisited at the museum, shouldn’t eclipse her nurturing of young artists
Plus the Met revises its Stein exhibit, Gorenberg on settlers, and more
While American Jews cultivate a hyphenated identity, French Jews like to make themselves wholly French. Do we still share a cultural language?
Etta and Claribel Cone, two Jewish sisters from Baltimore, went to Paris, helped discover Picasso, supported Matisse, and, as a new show at the Jewish Museum argues, shaped the birth of modern art
The many lives of a restless painter