Photo: Samuel D. Gruber
The Friedman Society of the Jewish Museum sponsors its annual S. Moldovan Memorial Symposium on sunday March 14
"Jewish Art and Worship:
The Jewish Museum (NY) from 9:30am-3:00pm.
Advance reservations required (Fee: $50, $10 student).
I am honored to be invited as one four speakers at the symposium. The schedule is:
Samuel Gruber, Managing Director, Gruber Heritage Global & Rothman Lecturer in Judaic Studies, Syracuse University, on "Post-World War II Synagogue Architecture: An Escape from Tradition?"
Karen Levitov, Associate Curator, The Jewish Museum, on "Modern Art for the Modern Synagogue".
Daniel Belasco, Henry J. Leir Assistant Curator, The Jewish Museum, on "The Tradition of the New: Modernism in American Judaica 1956-1967".
Matthew Baigell, Professor Emeritus of Art History,