Wishing You a Sweet and Happy 5777

As Rosh Hashanah approaches to mark the beginning of the Jewish New Year, you might be lucky enough to find your mailbox filled with cards wishing you a sweet and happy 5777. The tradition of sending these cards began in Europe in the early 19th century and continues to this day.

Unconventional Design for an Unconventional Exhibition

Take Me (Iā€™m Yours) at the Jewish Museum, on view through February 5, 2017, is an exhibition that invites visitors to touch, interact with, and take home works of art by 42 artists. Unconventional in nature, the exhibition subverts the well-established visitor behavior of keeping a safe distance from the art, and rethinks the role […]

This Is How We Do It ā€” Roberto Burle Marx: Pioneering Modernist, Environmentalist

Roberto Burle Marx: Brazilian Modernist is the first comprehensive exhibition in the United States dedicated to Roberto Burle Marx, one of the most influential landscape architects of the twentieth century. Although his work was transformative and redefined landscape design ā€“ abandoning rigid symmetry for abstraction, and rejecting imported flora and European models for native plants […]