Susan Tumarkin Goodman
Senior Curator Emerita
Susan Tumarkin Goodman is Senior Curator Emerita at the Jewish Museum, where she has organized numerous exhibitions and written and edited many catalogues. Her exhibitions on Russian art include Chagall: Love, War, and Exile (2013), Chagall and the Artists of the Russian Jewish Theater (2008), Marc Chagall: Early Works from Russian Collections (2001), and Russian Jewish Artists in a Century of Change, 1890 – 1990 (1995). On the subject of Israeli art, her exhibitions include Dateline Israel: New Photography and Video Art (2007), After Rabin: New Art from Israel (1998), and In the Shadow of Conflict: Israeli Art, 1980 – 1989 (1989). Among her other publications are The Emergence of Jewish Artists in Nineteenth-Century Europe (2001) and From the Inside Out: Eight Contemporary Artists (1993). She received her BA from the University of Pennsylvania and an MA from Columbia University.