In a new biography, Annie Cohen-Solal looks at the immigrant child who changed modern art
An excerpt from Annie Cohen-Solal’s new biography of one of the most influential American painters of the 20th century
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A Jewish literature is easy to identify. But defining Jewish art is a task of Talmudic complexity, as a new book, Jewish Art, makes clear.
An art historian tackles the thorny matter of Jews and figurative painting
Tobi Kahn and the art of creative reverence
Though a bit tarnished, the Abstract Expressionist windows at Brooklyn’s Kingsway Jewish Center still glimmer