Sun, Jan 21

9:50 – 10:30 AM

Heaven Is a Traffic Jam on the 405

New York Jewish Film Festival

This warm portrait explores sculptor and visual artist Mindy Alper’s journey through extreme depression to a place of love and openness via her creative process.


10 – 11 AM

Members-Only Preview

Scenes from the Collection

Jewish Museum Members are invited to an early Members-only viewing of our new exhibition Scenes from the Collection.  


10 AM – 12:30 PM

Picture This!

Gallery Tour, Art Workshop & Concert

Create art, share ideas, listen to storybook readings, and enjoy live music in this exciting series. 


11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

David Weinstone & the Music for Aardvarks Band

Family Concert

Groove to the original rockin’ sound of The Music for Aardvarks Band led by David Weinstone.


12:30 – 4 PM

Studio Art Sessions

Painted Scene

Create a scene using drawing and painting techniques inspired by artwork in our collection as well as the Tu B’Shevat holiday.


4:30 – 5 PM

Iom Romi (A Day in Rome)

New York Jewish Film Festival

In this intoxicating short documentary, Valerio Ciriaci chronicles a day in the life of the contemporary Roman Jewish community


5:10 – 5:40 PM


New York Jewish Film Festival

Inspired by the writings of the poet Paul Celan, Israeli visual artist Maya Zack crafts a hypnotic story of an archivist who becomes part of her own work.


8:30 – 8:40 PM

The Story of Jon Burgerman

New York Jewish Film Festival

A whimsical artist explores how his family history affects his creative inspiration.


8:50 – 9:10 PM

El Hara

New York Jewish Film Festival

A vivid portrait of the old Jewish ghetto in Tunis.