Tuesday, February 9, 2016 Shevat 30, 5776
Organization:
Gershman Y
Cost:
cost: $15/in advance, $20/door

Location

401 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
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The Gershman Y is a vibrant arts and culture center located in Center City Philadelphia on the Avenue of the Arts. The Gershman Y’s mission is to be an urban community center informed by Jewish values that presents a broad array of arts, culture,

Art, Jews and Food

March 10, 2013 11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Spend Sunday morning with nationally renowned speakers discussing arts, culture, politics, and religion, while enjoying delicious pastries, bagels, fruit, and spreads.

A new generation of foodies and artists is recovering the essence of Jewish food and reinventing it as tasty, ethical, and even chic. In the hands of young artists, a knish becomes an aesthetic form and conceptual symbol of Jewish identity. Independent curator and art historian Daniel Belasco presents cutting edge art and visual culture that considers food as central to Jewish life in the 21st century, ranging from farms to deli design to performance.

More Events from Gershman Y

Tue. Feb 9
12:30 PM
Our popular Yiddish conversation series continues, with Sarita Gocial blending expressions and vocabulary both sweet and spicy!
Tue. Feb 9
7:00 PM
We provide the wine and cheese, Jewish Plays Project (JPP) Artistic Director David Winitsky leads a review of finalists in the internationally renowned JPP Playwriting Contest, and
Wed. Feb 10
10:00 AM-11:30 AM
This new weekly series on Wednesday from January 27 through March 2 has been designed especially for older adults who want to sustain or strengthen memory and cognition, to socialize, and to have f
Thu. Feb 11
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Alex Ebstein’s (Puzzle Pieces in the Gershman Gallery) mixed media abstractions are inspired by Jean Arp’s bodily references and playful malleability of organic forms, mod
Tue. Feb 16
7:30 PM-9:30 PM
Half a century after the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964 and in the last year of a two-term African-American president’s administration, racism continues across the U.S. in various forms, as demo

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Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies
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Main Line Reform Temple
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