Thu, Jan 11

12:15 – 1 PM

Gallery Tour

Modigliani Unmasked

45-minute tour of the exhibition Modigliani Unmasked.

Tour

1 – 1:20 PM

The Red House

New York Jewish Film Festival

In this beautifully animated short documentary, the history of one unique building in Tel Aviv becomes a reflection for the ever-changing face of Israeli society

Film

1:20 – 2:20 PM

Praise the Lard

New York Jewish Film Festival

This documentary explores one of the biggest taboos in Judaism — pork — and how the existence of Israel’s pork industry came to exemplify much of the tension inherent in Zionism.

Film

2:15 – 3 PM

Gallery Tour

Veiled Meanings: Fashioning Jewish Dress

45-minute tour of the exhibition Veiled Meanings: Fashioning Jewish Dress, from the Collection of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem.

3:15 – 4 PM

Gallery Tour

Modigliani Unmasked

45-minute tour of the exhibition Modigliani Unmasked.

Tour

6:30 – 8 PM

Dialogue and Discourse

Interweaving Cultures: Melanie Elturk and Michelle Honig

Melanie Elturk, Co-Founder and CEO of Haute Hijab and fashion journalist Michelle Honig engage in a conversation on modesty in fashion across different cultural backgrounds in conjunction with Veiled Meanings: Fashioning Jewish Dress, from the Collection of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem.

Talk