April 22–October 3, 2010
"Open, affirming & diverse: The gay-inclusive spirit of the Contemporary Jewish Museum"
—Bay Area Reporter
"Ritual renegades: CJM exhibit puts modern spin on traditional objects"
RitLab: "Nights at the Museum, When Fun Trumps Art"
—New York Times
"Take Five: Jewish Ritual and Vietnamese Poetry"
—NYTimes.com Bay Area Blog
The presentation of Reinventing Ritual: Contemporary Art and Design for Jewish Life at the Contemporary Jewish Museum has been made possible by the lead support of The Bernard Osher Jewish Philanthropies Foundation of the Jewish Community Endowment Fund and the Jewish Community Endowment Fund of the Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties. Major support has been provided through the generosity of Randee and Joe Seiger. Additional support has been generously provided by Joyce Linker and Dorothy and George Saxe.
The Koret and Taube Foundations are the lead supporters of the 2009/2010 exhibition season.
Reinventing Ritual: Contemporary Art and Design for Jewish Life has been organized by The Jewish Museum, New York, and made possible through the generosity of the Andrea and Charles Bronfman Philanthropies, the Leir Charitable Foundations, and the Joyce and Irving Goldman Family Foundation. Additional support was provided through the Melva Bucksbaum Fund for Contemporary Art and the Office of Cultural Affairs, Consulate General of Israel in New York.