After 102 years on the Lower East Side, Russ & Daughters, the landmark New York City appetizing shop on East Houston Street, has opened a new location uptown at the Jewish Museum — a kosher 70-seat, sit-down restaurant and a take-out appetizing counter on the Museum’s lower level. The restaurant is now open, and the appetizing counter […]
Marking its 25th anniversary, the New York Jewish Film Festival in January 2016 presented a retrospective of films from the Festival’s history. We were proud to bring back Belgian filmmaker Chantal Akerman’s film Tomorrow We Move from 2004, and to feature the U.S. premiere of a new documentary on Akerman by Marianne Lambert entitled […]
A photo posted by Instagram (@instagram) on Feb 3, 2016 at 5:35pm PST On February 2, the Jewish Museum joined 17 other museums in New York City in #MuseumInstaSwap, an initiative that partnered museums with each other to swap Instagram accounts for the day. Who took part?