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Events on: Thursday, November 15, 2012

Exhibition: The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats opens

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For Families: Ezra Jack Keats Storytime at SFPL

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Date/Time:
Thursday, November 15 | 1–8pm
Admission: Free admission with SFPL Ezra Jack Keats Storytime program sticker
Contact: families@thecjm.org or 415.655.7881

About the Program

Celebrate the opening of The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats with the San Francisco Public Library (SFPL). Visit sfpl.org for participating branches. Then afterwards, present your SFPL program sticker at the CJM for for free admission on Thursday, November 15 only!


Supporters

Lead support for Family Programs at the Contemporary Jewish Museum is provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Presenting partners include The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation and Target. Major support comes from Bank of America. Additional support is provided by Valerie and Norman Snart, in honor of Waldo and Helen Blumberg.

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Public Tours: The Radical Camera: New York’s Photo League, 1936–1951

Date/Time:
Tours are Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday at 11:30am, Thursday at 2pm
Admission: Free with regular Museum admission.
Contact: info@thecjm.org

Marvin E. Newman, Halloween, South Side, 1951. gelatin silver print. Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio, Photo League Collection, Gift of Steven Nordman, New York. Copyright Marvin E. Newman. 

About the Program

In-depth, guided look at the exhibition, The Radical Camera: New York’s Photo League, 1936–1951.

Tours meet at the Sala Webb Education Center, and are available first-come, first-serve. No reservations are necessary. Exhibition tours are limited to the first 20 people. All tour times and locations are subject to change or cancellation.


Supporters

The Radical Camera: New York's Photo League, 1936—1951 was organized by The Jewish Museum, New York and the Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio.

The exhibition was made possible by a major grant from the Phillip and Edith Leonian Foundation, with generous support from the National Endowment for the Arts and Betsy Karel.

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The Contemporary Jewish Museum presentation is made possible with the
Lead Support of the BERNARD OSHER JEWISH PHILANTHROPIES FOUNDATION
of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

Major support is provided by Nellie and Max Levchin. Supporting sponsors include the Lisa and John Pritzker Family Fund, Baird Private Wealth Management, Jim Joseph Foundation, Denise Garone and Stuart Kogod, Joyce Linker, and Randee and Joseph Seiger.

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The Koret and Taube Foundations are the Lead Supporters of the 2012/13 exhibition season.

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For Teachers: Teacher Preview for The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats

Date/Time:
Thursday, November 15 | 4–6:30pm
Admission: Teacher Reception free with RSVP to schools@thecjm.org
Contact: schools@thecjm.org or 415.655.7855

About the Program

Be among the first to view The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats, as you step into Keats’s colorful world and learn about his artistic process.  Participate in tours, learn about opportunities for your school to visit the exhibition, and have a nosh.


Supporters

School and Teacher Programs at the Contemporary Jewish Museum are made possible by Pacific Gas and Electric. Leadership support comes from The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation with additional generous support from Carmen Castro-Franceschi and Paul Franceschi, First Republic Bank, and the Morris Stulsaft Foundation.

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For Teachers: Bookmaking Workshop with Peter Linenthal

Date/Time:
Thursday, November 15, 2012, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
GET TICKETS
Appropriate For: Teachers
Admission: $18 (includes refreshments and a bookmaking packet); First 10 teachers to register for the evening receive a free Ezra Jack Keats book!
Contact: schools@thecjm.org or 415.655.7855

About the Program

Learn bookmaking techniques for your classroom with illustrator and educator Peter Linenthal.

First ten teachers to register receive a free Ezra Jack Keats book!

Linenthal is an illustrator with twenty years of experience teaching art.  He specializes in teaching bookmaking for children using accessible techniques and materials.  He is the co-creator of The Bookmaking Kit, and the author/illustrator of many books for children.


Supporters

School and Teacher Programs at the Contemporary Jewish Museum are made possible by Pacific Gas and Electric. Leadership support comes from The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation with additional generous support from Carmen Castro-Franceschi and Paul Franceschi, First Republic Bank, and the Morris Stulsaft Foundation.

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Film + Video Screenings: Everyday as History: Selections from Lost Landscapes of San Francisco by Rick Prelinger

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Thursday, November 15, 2012 (1:00PM - 8:00PM)
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Date/Time:
Thursday, November 15 | 1–8pm
Admission: Free admission with SFPL Ezra Jack Keats Storytime program sticker
Contact: families@thecjm.org or 415.655.7881

About the Program

Celebrate the opening of The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats with the San Francisco Public Library (SFPL). Visit sfpl.org for participating branches. Then afterwards, present your SFPL program sticker at the CJM for for free admission on Thursday, November 15 only!


Supporters

Lead support for Family Programs at the Contemporary Jewish Museum is provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Presenting partners include The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation and Target. Major support comes from Bank of America. Additional support is provided by Valerie and Norman Snart, in honor of Waldo and Helen Blumberg.

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Thursday, November 15, 2012 (2:00PM - 3:00PM)
Date/Time:
Tours are Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday at 11:30am, Thursday at 2pm
Admission: Free with regular Museum admission.
Contact: info@thecjm.org

Marvin E. Newman, Halloween, South Side, 1951. gelatin silver print. Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio, Photo League Collection, Gift of Steven Nordman, New York. Copyright Marvin E. Newman. 

About the Program

In-depth, guided look at the exhibition, The Radical Camera: New York’s Photo League, 1936–1951.

Tours meet at the Sala Webb Education Center, and are available first-come, first-serve. No reservations are necessary. Exhibition tours are limited to the first 20 people. All tour times and locations are subject to change or cancellation.


Supporters

The Radical Camera: New York's Photo League, 1936—1951 was organized by The Jewish Museum, New York and the Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio.

The exhibition was made possible by a major grant from the Phillip and Edith Leonian Foundation, with generous support from the National Endowment for the Arts and Betsy Karel.

NEA-logo-color

The Contemporary Jewish Museum presentation is made possible with the
Lead Support of the BERNARD OSHER JEWISH PHILANTHROPIES FOUNDATION
of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

Major support is provided by Nellie and Max Levchin. Supporting sponsors include the Lisa and John Pritzker Family Fund, Baird Private Wealth Management, Jim Joseph Foundation, Denise Garone and Stuart Kogod, Joyce Linker, and Randee and Joseph Seiger.

JJF_New_Logo Baird

The Koret and Taube Foundations are the Lead Supporters of the 2012/13 exhibition season.

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Thursday, November 15, 2012 (4:00PM - 6:30PM)
Date/Time:
Thursday, November 15 | 4–6:30pm
Admission: Teacher Reception free with RSVP to schools@thecjm.org
Contact: schools@thecjm.org or 415.655.7855

About the Program

Be among the first to view The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats, as you step into Keats’s colorful world and learn about his artistic process.  Participate in tours, learn about opportunities for your school to visit the exhibition, and have a nosh.


Supporters

School and Teacher Programs at the Contemporary Jewish Museum are made possible by Pacific Gas and Electric. Leadership support comes from The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation with additional generous support from Carmen Castro-Franceschi and Paul Franceschi, First Republic Bank, and the Morris Stulsaft Foundation.

Thursday, November 15, 2012 (5:00PM - 8:00PM)
Date/Time:
Thursday, November 15, 2012, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
GET TICKETS
Appropriate For: Teachers
Admission: $18 (includes refreshments and a bookmaking packet); First 10 teachers to register for the evening receive a free Ezra Jack Keats book!
Contact: schools@thecjm.org or 415.655.7855

About the Program

Learn bookmaking techniques for your classroom with illustrator and educator Peter Linenthal.

First ten teachers to register receive a free Ezra Jack Keats book!

Linenthal is an illustrator with twenty years of experience teaching art.  He specializes in teaching bookmaking for children using accessible techniques and materials.  He is the co-creator of The Bookmaking Kit, and the author/illustrator of many books for children.


Supporters

School and Teacher Programs at the Contemporary Jewish Museum are made possible by Pacific Gas and Electric. Leadership support comes from The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation with additional generous support from Carmen Castro-Franceschi and Paul Franceschi, First Republic Bank, and the Morris Stulsaft Foundation.

Thursday, November 15, 2012 (6:30PM - 8:00PM)

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