Dance Yourself Free

This Sunday, the Jewish Museum will host its annual Freedom Art Jam to celebrate Passover with art, music, and dancing. This family-friendly event features performances by The Macaroons and Baby Loves Disco, as well as activities such as matzah storybook making and gallery tours. In anticipation, we sat down with Rachel Levine, Senior Manager of Family Programs, to [...]

Ouida Lewis on Norman Lewis

In autumn 2014, Ouida Lewis, widow of abstract expressionist Norman Lewis (1909 – 1979) joined Chief Curator Norman Kleeblatt for a tour of the JM exhibition From the Margins: Lee Krasner and Norman Lewis, 1945 – 1952, which offered a revealing parallel view of two key Abstract Expressionists. Below, Ouida Lewis reflects on her late husband’s childhood, temperament, [...]

Come Visit on December 25!

  Open 11 am to 4:30 pm.  Members and concert ticket-holders skip the lines! With four floors of exhibitions to view, and two concerts and a Drop-In Art Workshop for families with children, there is something for everyone. Even the Cooper Shop will be open with special values for our December 25 visitors. Exhibition highlights [...]