Chava Wolpert Richard, 1933-2015


  Chava Wolpert Richard was an artist who dedicated her career to the creation of Jewish ceremonial art. Sadly, she passed away last year, and I would like to take this opportunity to pay tribute to her and the work she accomplished. Richard was the recipient of several design awards, but that kind of recognition […]

Remembering Eva Hesse


  The life of artist Eva Hesse was brief and tumultuous. Born in Hamburg in 1936, her family fled Nazi Germany when she was only two years old. They resettled in New York where she was raised in the German Jewish community of Washington Heights, Manhattan. Her parents separated and she lost her mother to […]