Category Judith Margolis

S’hma Now

Each month, Sh’ma Now curates a distilled “conversation” in print and online, bringing to­gether several voices around a single theme. These voices cross the spectrum of Judaism — secular and religious, communal and non-partisan, engaged and striving. Sh’ma Now is published in partnership with the Forward. April’s issue (Lech Lecha | לֶךְ לְךָ) featured works by Jewish Art Salon members […]

Ima Lyla’a exhibit at Hebrew University, Jerusalem

“Ima Iyla’a; The Art of Motherhood” exhibition was part of the 2nd Biennale of Contemporary Jewish Art in Jerusalem in 2015. The sequel exhibition is shown at the Hebrew University, Jerusalem. Exhibition will be on view from 24 February – 20 June 2016. Curated by Nurit Sirkis Bank and Noa Lea Cohen. Participating Jewish Art Salon artists: Dorit […]

Judith Margolis’ Presentation of Women of the Book

Friday December 18 in Los Angeles Israeli artist Judith Margolis will present Women of the Book: Women Recording, Reflecting, Re-envisioning, a world-wide project. This project involves a dozen Jewish Art Salon members.

Women of the Book

Jewish Women Recording, Reflecting, Revisioning. Curators: Shoshana Gugenheim (Founding Artist), Dr. Ronit Steinberg & Judith Margolis (Jerusalem) This nine-year collaboration presents contemporary visual commentary on the core text of the Jewish people- the Torah. The 54 participating women artists represent 5 continents and span the continuum of Jewish identity, from secular to ultra-Orthodox, while voicing diverse […]

IMA IYLA’A: The Art of Motherhood

                Opening Reception Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 8:00pm- 9:00pm Artist-Talk by Joan Roth, and Film-Talk by Film Maker and Artist Maya Zack, and the filming of her work “Mother  Economy.” Hechal Shlomo, 56 King George Street, Jerusalem,  Israel Ima Iylaa; The Art of Motherhood is a bold, breakthrough art […]

Jewish Art Salon at the Jerusalem Biennale 2015

THE SECOND JERUSALEM BIENNALE FOR CONTEMPORARY JEWISH ART WILL SHOWCASE THE WORK OF NEARLY 200 ISRAELI AND INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS. The Jewish Art Salon’s Pavilion at the Polonsky Academy features New York / New Work: Contemporary Jewish Art from NYC, curated by Dvora Liss and David Sperber Participating artists: Helène Aylon, Siona Benjamin, Tobi Kahn, Rachel Kanter, Robert Kirschbaum, Richard McBee, Archie Rand, Cynthia […]

Countdown to Perfection – Meditations on the Sefirot

Artist Judith Margolis created a limited-edition (of 200) boxed suite of 50 giclee fine art prints, designed and illustrated by her. This work is unusual in that it brings together the tradition of counting the Omer/ Sefirot ha Omer, with the opportunity to meditate on texts/ kavanot in the context of original, colorful art images. All of these […]

Roots in the Sky by Judith Margolis

Jerusalem exhibit of Paintings, Collages and Artist’s Books by Judith Margolis. Opening reception: Thursday, February 5th, 2015 (16 Sh’vat 5775) 7:30-10:30 pm Opening remarks:  by  Yair Medina, Founding Director, Jerusalem Fine Art PrintsCurators: Penina Frank and Noa Lea Cohn Artist’s Gallery Talk: “Living an Artist’s Life” with writer, David Ehrlich, founder of T’mol Shilshom on Thursday, February 19th, 7:30 pm […]

DURA EUROPOS PROJECT II

UJA-Federation of New York features The Dura Europos Project: An Ancient Site Interpreted Through 21st Century Eyes This exhibit is a project of the Jewish Art Salon. Exhibit on view till June 11, 2012. Guest Speakers March 27 Richard McBee and Joel Silverstein, Curators, Jewish Art Salon. Yona Verwer, President, Jewish Art Salon UJA-Federation of […]