Belskie Museum of Art recognizes ASCA talent

Two of our best artists will be in the newest Belskie Museum show.

Janet Indick and Lea Weinberg

Let’s support our fellows at the reception
Sunday April 26,  6-PM – 8 PM
Museum hours Saturdays and Sundays 1-PM

Jewish Life Cycles: Rites of Passage and Milestones

April 18–May 3, 2015

The Martin Hicks Gallery at the Belskie Museum in Closter, N.J.
is proud to exhibit the third annual juried exhibition sponsored by Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey.  This exhibition is part of the program
Partnership2Gether sponsored by Jewish Federation

an exchange of artists from sister city of Naharyia,
Israel with artists from New Jersey.   14 artists from the state of New Jersey were selected to be included in the current exhibition,
Jewish Life Cycles: Rites of Passage and Milestones

Art work in various mediums were
selected that express this theme:

“Jewish people all over the world are united by rituals which mark the rites of passage, milestones and our connection to Israel.  This exhibition reflects our unique Jewish identity in the creation of artwork related to these life cycles . Jewish prayers and texts reinforce this message and remind us of our ancestors and their commitment to Jewish life and ritual. Our liturgy presents the message that Israel is our homeland”

Sheryl Intrator Urman, Curator

Shown in the exhibition will be the 15 artists selected  by a jury in Naharyia, Israel
along with 7 previously winners from previous Paternship2Gether
from Northern New Jersey.  Each of the 14 artists will have one work exhibited in Naharyia, Israel this summer.

Partnership2Gether
is a program that
establishes a dialogue and exchange of ideas with artists from the sister city of Nahariya creating a strong professional bond between the two countries.
The featured artists in this exhibition: Zhora Almosnino,  Teela Banker, Barbara Bortniker,  Sandi Cohen, Doryne Davis,  Jay Greenspan, Adele Grodstein, Tamar Hirschl,  Rochelle Hoff,  Janet Indick,
Sheryl Intrator Urman, Joyce Kanyuk,  Daniele Kaplan,  Glenn Lesnick,  Roberta Millman-Ide, Ksenija Pecaric,  Suzy Rosenberg,  Fred Spinowitz,  Rivkie Stern,  Rachele Unter and Lea Weinberg.
EXHIBIT OPENING
:
SATURDAY,APRIL 18 1-5 pm

ARTIST RECEPTION-SUNDAY-APRIL 26  6-8PM
Museum Hours:
SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS
1-5pm
(Hours by appointment can be arranged)

FREE ADMISSION
280 HIGH ST, CLOSTER, N.J. (LOCATED ADJACENT TO THE CLOSTER P
UBLIC LIBRARY)
201-768-0286
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