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Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

San Francisco: CJM Explores Mid-Century Modern Life

DESIGNING HOME: JEWS IN MID-CENTURY DESIGN looks at the contribution of Jewish designers, architects, patrons, and merchants in a distinctly modern American domestic landscape. SHIFTING FROM EUROPE TO AMERICA: After World War II world Jewry shifted from Europe to America. Local and emigre Jewish architects and designers were welcomed into the creative communities all over

Saturday, July 30th, 2011

The San Francisco Jewish Film Festival

The San Francisco Jewish Film Festival has perfected the art of keeping you so entertained that you don’t notice you’re being educated in the process. You don’t have to be a Jew to enjoy the 31st annual...

Friday, June 24th, 2011

Gertrude Stein at the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco

When someone commented that Gertrude Stein did not look like her portrait, Picasso replied, “She will.” Thanks to the CJM, I am able to guarantee you will receive buckets of admiration for Stein and her contemporaries. In...

Thursday, April 15th, 2010

Breaking Upwards ( The Film )

Thanks to the fantastic San Francisco Jewish Film Festival, preview screenings currently in progress, I was treated to a great independent film, sort of a romantic comedy for the hip urbanite. Daryl Wein & Zoe Lister-Jones, a...

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

Warhol’s Ten Jewish Portraits Arrive on West Coast!

Eeep, I’m writing this blog when I should be helping my mom make kugel and matzo ball soup before sunset! To all my Jewish Divas–have an easy fast tomorrow on Yom Kippur! A new year, a new...