Political Undertones and Calls to Action at Judaica Museum's Fall Exhibit

October 24, 2014 6:19 PM

16 0

Housed in the iconic Temple Emanu-El Synagogue on Manhattan's Upper East Side, the museum plays home to a priceless permanent collection of Judaica, and yearly rotating temporary exhibits. Past showcases have included early modern broadsides, 20th century Jewish postcards, Jewish cemeteries of Europe, and much more.

Now, with its Fall/Winter 2014 exhibit, the museum is focused on a colorful collection of historical posters. Dating back to the early 1900s, each of the 40 posters that comprises this collection is laden with a strong political message. Museum curator Warren Klein shares, "Aside from being graphica...

Also watch: Inside Beyoncé and JAY-Z's 'Apes—': A Guide to All the Art in the Epic Music Video

Read more

To category page