If These Walls Could Talk:
The Warburg Mansion

In Gilded Age New York, Fifth Avenue was host to a score of millionaires’ mansions. As the city expanded, wealthy inhabitants moved further and further north to escape the development downtown. Whereas Astor Place was the height of fashion in the 1830s, by the 1870s the desired addresses were located at 59th Street and above. [...]

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.   [...]