In Conversation: Laurie Simmons

A prolific photographer, filmmaker, and performer, Laurie Simmons has exhibited her artwork widely since the late 1970s. With the Jewish Museum’s exhibition Laurie Simmons: How We See, on view through August 9, the artist marks her first solo exhibition at a New York City museum. We teased an excerpt from our Q&A with Simmons in [...]

In Conversation: Bella Meyer of FleursBELLA

With Using Walls, Floors, and Ceilings: Willem de Rooij closing this Sunday, April 19, we thought we would catch up with Bella Meyer, the floral designer who collaborated with de Rooij on the installation of Bouquet IX in our Skirball Lobby. Bella Meyer is the owner of FleursBELLA, the granddaughter of Marc Chagall, and a [...]

Repetition and Difference: 10 Not-to-be-Missed Highlights

Repetition and Difference brings together contemporary art made in multiples or series and hundreds of objects from the Museum’s Judaica and antiquities collections. The exhibition examines how differences and derivations can reveal significant meaning and, through this stunning installation, illuminates the artistry of the Judaica. Here are ten exhibition highlights to guide your visit: 1.   [...]