Meet The Wind Up Performer Dynasty Handbag

On Thursday, June 30, performance artist Jibz Cameron — aka Dynasty Handbag — brings her performance event Weirdo Night from Los Angeles to New York City in the latest iteration of the Jewish Museum’s late night program The Wind Up. Also open for viewing on Thursday evening will be the exhibition Isaac Mizrahi: An Unruly […]

How the Jewish Museum Became a New York City Landmark

  In 1981, the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission designated the Jewish Museum, formerly the Felix and Frieda S. Warburg House on 1109 Fifth Avenue, a New York City landmark. Responsible for protecting the city’s architecturally, historically, and culturally significant buildings, the Landmarks Preservation Commission was created in 1965 in response to the mounting losses […]