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A landscape shows a stream running through the ground with wispy clouds in a blue sky.

Art Galleries Focus on Levity, Light for December Exhibits

Philadelphia may not have yet seen its first snow of the season, but December brings with it winter in earnest, including the shortest days...
Roberta Hochberger Gruber, wearing a black patterned jacket and glasses, is looking to the right and smiling.

Last Word: Roberta Hochberger Gruber Fashions a Legacy for Designers

Designer and Drexel University Professor Emerita Roberta Hochberger Gruber still remembers the Chanel suit she saw as a student visiting the Drexel Historic Costume...

New Penn Museum Exhibit Adds Context to Jewish History

We tend to think of Jewish history as isolated, as the story of a chosen people, as the plight of a fallen kingdom with...
John Y. Wind is a white man with short, dark hair and thick-framed glasses smiling at the camera.

Hyatt Centric Exhibit Features Israeli-born Artist

Bedecked in a gold chain, a Sharpie-tattooed heart on his face, a rainbow pin draped from his torso and an evil eye — harkening...
A big yellow sculpture with the letters "O" and "Y" sit on the brick entrance to the Weitzman National Museum of American Jewish History.

‘OY/YO’ Artist to Speak at the Weitzman

It’s easy to spot the Weitzman National Museum of American Jewish History these days. For the past six months, it’s been home to the...
In front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art's north entrance, a large sign reads "FAIR CONTRACT NOW."

During PMA Strike, Jewish Union Members Helped Lead Charge

During the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s press preview of its Matisse in the 1930s exhibit the week of Oct. 10, the chants of workers...
A watercolor painting shows a grey, snowy day with a quiet cabin framed by trees.

Beth Or’s Olitsky Gallery Reopens After Three Years

For the first time in almost three years, Congregation Beth Or will reopen its Olitsky Art Gallery, a symbol of the reconvening of the...
Sasha Zeiger is a white woman with long, curly hair wearing a long, orange cardigan standing in front of an exposed brick wall, which displays her paintings.

You Should Know…Sasha Zeiger

Where were you when you first watched Dreamworks’ 1998 film “The Prince of Egypt’’?  If you’re a millennial, the answer to that question is vivid...

Landscape Artist Elizabeth Wilson Made the Most of Pandemic-Created Free Time

By Gall Sigler Mobility is everything for a landscape artist, so when the COVID-19 lockdown and travel restrictions were issued, the scenery that fed Elizabeth...
A white woman stands next to a painting hung on an exposed brick wall.

OCJAC Debuts Exhibit for Tisha, Tu B’Av

Old City Jewish Arts Center is interested in exploring new beginnings this month in more ways than one. On Aug. 5, the space celebrated its...