Category Mierle Laderman Ukeles

Mierle Laderman Ukeles talk at the Israel Museum

On Art and Words: Exhibition curator Mira Lapidot in conversation with artist Mierle Laderman Ukeles, marking the 50th anniversary of her groundbreaking Manifesto for Maintenance Art 1969! Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at 6 pm, in the exhibition gallery, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem In conjunction with the exhibition Julian Rosefeldt: Manifesto According to an article in the New Yorker: “Near the […]

Jewish Feminist Art Conference at Yale University

Jewish women played a significant role in the feminist art movement since the early 1970s in the United States, grappling with their Jewish identity through their art. This conference brings together leading scholars and artists to examine this field of feminist art created by Jewish women and Jewish-themed feminist art. The conference aims to revisit […]

Image, Action, and Idea in Contemporary Jewish Art by Ben Schachter

Our Advisor and blogger Ben Schachter has an exciting new book out: Image, Action, and Idea in Contemporary Jewish Art (Dimyonot) is published by Penn State University Press and available here and on Amazon. NYC Book Event: Thursday, February 8, 2018, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Yeshiva University Museum – Kovno Room What does Jewish art look, sound […]

Mierle Laderman Ukeles at the Whitney Museum

Artist’s Talk with Mierle Laderman Ukeles: 
I Make Maintenance Art One Hour Every Day August 24th, 3:00pm Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC, Sixth floor Free with museum admission Thursday August 24th the Whitney Museum features an artist’s talk on I Make Maintenance Art One Hour Every Day (1976), on view as part of the exhibition An Incomplete […]

David Sperber at the World Congress of Jewish Studies

The Seventeenth World Congress of Jewish Studies will take place from August 6 to 10, 2017 at the Mount Scopus Campus of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. David Sperber’s lecture  for the conference (8/8/2017) is titled “Mikva Dreams: The Jewish Feminist Art of Mierle Laderman Ukeles in the United States during the 1970s and the 1980s”. […]

Period. at Rojas + Rubensteen Projects

Rojas + Rubensteen Projects’ upcoming exhibition, Period., will feature a range of local Miami, American and International artists concerned with the end points and intersections between two definitions of period:  1. A portion of time determined by some recurring phenomenon. 2. A single cyclic occurrence of menstruation.  (Both of these definitions are from Merriam-Webster dictionary.)  The […]

Mierle Laderman Ukeles: Maintenance Art at the Queens Museum

The first survey exhibition of the pioneering American artist Mierle Laderman Ukeles is on view in New York September 18, 2016 through February 19, 2017.   Upcoming event February 12, 2-5 Care as Culture: Artists, Activists and Scientists Build Coalitions to Resist Climate Change – A Convening Around the Peace Table Mierle Laderman Ukeles’ Peace Table, serves […]

Mierle Laderman Ukeles’s Book Seven Work Ballets

In celebration of the release of Ukeles’s first book, Seven Work Ballets,  the following events have been planned:       Reading and Signing with Mierle Laderman Ukeles Ronald Feldman Fine Arts 31 Mercer Street, New York, New York February 11, 2016, 6-8 PM For more information click here Reading and Disscussion with Mierle Laderman […]