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Events on: Saturday, December 01, 2012

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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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Public Tours: The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats

Date/Time:
Tours are Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday at 1pm, Thursday at 5pm 
Admission: Free with regular Museum admission.
Contact: info@thecjm.org

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“After breakfast he put on his snowsuit and ran outside” Final illustration for The Snowy Day, 1962. Collage and paint on board. Ezra Jack Keats Papers, de Grummond Children’s Literature Collection, McCain Library and Archives, The University of Southern Mississippi. Copyright Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.

About the Program

In-depth, guided look at the exhibition, The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats.

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 Snowy Day and The Art of Ezra Jack Keats was organized by The Jewish Museum, New York, from the collection of the de Grummond Children's Literature Collection, The University of Southern Mississippi.  The exhibition was funded at The Jewish Museum through a generous grant from the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.  Additional support was provided by the Joseph Alexander Foundation, the Alfred J. Grunebaum Memorial Fund, and the Winnick Family Foundation.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.Supporting sponsorship is provided by the Mimi and Peter Haas Fund.

In Kind support provided by Penguin Young Readers Group
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The Koret and Taube Foundations are the Lead Supporters of the 2012/13 exhibition season.

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For Families: Fourth Annual Family Gala: The Snowy Day at Night!

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Date/Time:
Saturday, Dec 1 | 5:30–8:30pm Get Tickets
Admission: Family Gala sponsorships are still available.
Contact: For Family Gala sponsorship information see below*, or contact Denise Goldstein at  familygala@thecjm.org or 415.655.7837.

About the Program

About the Program
Join the Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM) for a festive evening in celebration of the exhibition The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats.  Welcoming kids ages 3–14 and their families, the CJM’s Fourth Annual Family Gala is a magical evening of intergenerational fun.

On this special night, the Museum comes to life through music, interactive activities, art-making, and delicious food and drinks. Proceeds from the event support the CJM’s award-winning education and family programs.

*Click here for family sponsorship level tickets.

Co-Chairs
Shana Nelson Middler and David Middler
Wendy and Richard Yanowitch

Honorary-Chairs
Suzanne and Elliott Felson
Sam Hamilton and Jen Chaiken
Julie and David Levine

Vice-Chairs
Staci Eisler Cole and Cary Cole
Debbie and Scott Kay
Irina and Sasha Kovriga
Laura and David Krane 
Kirsten and Steve Polsky 
Stacey Silver and Jon Yolles
Lynette Stejskal and Russell Cohen 
Rory and Jamie Weinstein

Grandparents Committee Co-Chairs
Joyce Baskin Linker
Siesel Maibach
Marlene Mann
Lee Pollak
Ruth Stein
Marilyn Waldman

Image: “After breakfast he put on his snowsuit and ran outside.” Final illustration for The Snowy Day, 1962. Collage and paint on board. Ezra Jack Keats Papers, de Grummond Children’s Literature Collection, McCain Library and Archives, The University of Southern Mississippi. Copyright © Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.

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Saturday, December 01, 2012 (11:30AM - 12:30PM)
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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Saturday, December 01, 2012 (1:00PM - 2:00PM)
Date/Time:
Tours are Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday at 1pm, Thursday at 5pm 
Admission: Free with regular Museum admission.
Contact: info@thecjm.org

The-Snowy-Day_lg

“After breakfast he put on his snowsuit and ran outside” Final illustration for The Snowy Day, 1962. Collage and paint on board. Ezra Jack Keats Papers, de Grummond Children’s Literature Collection, McCain Library and Archives, The University of Southern Mississippi. Copyright Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.

About the Program

In-depth, guided look at the exhibition, The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats.

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 Snowy Day and The Art of Ezra Jack Keats was organized by The Jewish Museum, New York, from the collection of the de Grummond Children's Literature Collection, The University of Southern Mississippi.  The exhibition was funded at The Jewish Museum through a generous grant from the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.  Additional support was provided by the Joseph Alexander Foundation, the Alfred J. Grunebaum Memorial Fund, and the Winnick Family Foundation.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.Supporting sponsorship is provided by the Mimi and Peter Haas Fund.

In Kind support provided by Penguin Young Readers Group
penguin_web
The Koret and Taube Foundations are the Lead Supporters of the 2012/13 exhibition season.

Korettfjlc-logo-black

Saturday, December 01, 2012 (5:30PM - 8:30PM)
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Date/Time:
Saturday, Dec 1 | 5:30–8:30pm Get Tickets
Admission: Family Gala sponsorships are still available.
Contact: For Family Gala sponsorship information see below*, or contact Denise Goldstein at  familygala@thecjm.org or 415.655.7837.

About the Program

About the Program
Join the Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM) for a festive evening in celebration of the exhibition The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats.  Welcoming kids ages 3–14 and their families, the CJM’s Fourth Annual Family Gala is a magical evening of intergenerational fun.

On this special night, the Museum comes to life through music, interactive activities, art-making, and delicious food and drinks. Proceeds from the event support the CJM’s award-winning education and family programs.

*Click here for family sponsorship level tickets.

Co-Chairs
Shana Nelson Middler and David Middler
Wendy and Richard Yanowitch

Honorary-Chairs
Suzanne and Elliott Felson
Sam Hamilton and Jen Chaiken
Julie and David Levine

Vice-Chairs
Staci Eisler Cole and Cary Cole
Debbie and Scott Kay
Irina and Sasha Kovriga
Laura and David Krane 
Kirsten and Steve Polsky 
Stacey Silver and Jon Yolles
Lynette Stejskal and Russell Cohen 
Rory and Jamie Weinstein

Grandparents Committee Co-Chairs
Joyce Baskin Linker
Siesel Maibach
Marlene Mann
Lee Pollak
Ruth Stein
Marilyn Waldman

Image: “After breakfast he put on his snowsuit and ran outside.” Final illustration for The Snowy Day, 1962. Collage and paint on board. Ezra Jack Keats Papers, de Grummond Children’s Literature Collection, McCain Library and Archives, The University of Southern Mississippi. Copyright © Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.

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