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Events on: Tuesday, December 04, 2012

Free First Tuesdays: Admission to the Museum is free

Free First Tuesdays: Admission to the Museum is free

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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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Film + Video Screenings: The Hebrew Hammer

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Date/Time:
Tuesday, December 4 | 2–3:30pm
Admission: Free in conjunction with First Free Tuesdays
Contact: info@thecjm.org or 415.655.7881 during Museum hours

About the Program

Adam Goldberg plays an (un)orthodox Jewish hero who saves Hanukkah from the clutches of Santa Claus’s evil son.

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Supporters

Public Programs at the Contemporary Jewish Museum are generously supported by the Leavitt Family and The Toole Charitable Foundation.

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Public Tours: California Dreaming

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

About the Program

In-depth, guided look at the exhibition, California Dreaming: Jewish Life in the Bay Area From the Gold Rush to the Present.

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

California Dreaming: Jewish Life in the Bay Area From the Gold Rush to the Present has been organized by the Contemporary Jewish Museum with Lead Support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Presenting Partners: Gaia Fund and Osterweis Capital Management. Major Supporters: Jim Joseph Foundation and the Estate of Sidney and Vivian Konigsberg. Supporting Sponsors: Levi Strauss & Co., The Donald and Carole Chaiken Foundation of the Jewish Community Foundation of the East Bay, Catherine and James Koshland, and Alison Gelb Pincus and Mark Pincus. Additional generous support provided by: Robin Reiner and Fred Isaac from the Frederick J. Isaac Philanthropic Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation of the East Bay; Barclay and Sharon Simpson; Dana Corvin and Harris Weinberg; Randall E. Laroche and David G. Laudon; and Ruth and Don Seiler.

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The Koret and Taube Foundations are the lead supporters of the 2011/12 exhibition season.

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