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A Troubled Age (1956) on display at the Hepworth Gallery
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Alina Szapocznikow: Confronting the Shoah through sculpture

Leading art historian Griselda Pollock hails the work of a neglected artist who survived Auschwitz

Griselda Pollock

Friday, January 12, 2018

Alina Szapocznikow: Confronting the Shoah through sculpture
  • Zoe Wannamaker (Picture: ITV/Rollem (Girlfriends) Ltd)
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    Interview: Zoe Wanamaker

    The star of Kay Mellor's new TV show, Girlfriends, talks Shakespeare, family legacies and Yiddish

    Francine White

    Thursday, January 4, 2018

    Interview: Zoe Wanamaker
  • Watchmaker Itay Noy at work in his Old Jaffa workshop
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    Designing Israeli style

    Young Israeli artists are winning international awards, and a new book shows why

    Melanie Abrams

    Monday, December 4, 2017

    Designing Israeli style
  • The Little Peasant by Modigliani, left, and Valet by Soutine (Pictures: Tate, Courtauld Gallery)
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    Two painters, two Jews, two friends

    Two exhibitions running from this month celebrate the art of two famous Jewish artists, Modigliani and Soutine

    Julia Weiner

    Friday, November 17, 2017

    Two painters, two Jews, two friends
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    ‘You don’t forget a Leibovitz image’

    The iconic photographer has a new coffee table book showcasing photographs from 2005 to 2016; a visual who’s who and what’s what of the era.

    Melanie Abrams

    Friday, October 27, 2017

    ‘You don’t forget a Leibovitz image’
  • An entertainment card first designed by Dorrit Dekk in mid 1962,
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    The émigrés with designs on British icons

    Jewish refugees dominated British graphic design in the 1940s, creating many of our most iconic symbols. Julia Weiner, co-curator of a new exhibition of their work explains how this came about

    Julia Weiner

    Tuesday, October 17, 2017

    The émigrés with designs on British icons
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    Interview: Matt Lucas

    “I don’t look down on people who do believe, but I can’t pretend to feel something when I don’t feel it. I don’t want to be a hypocrite and I don’t want to be fake.”

    Rosa Doherty

    Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    Interview: Matt Lucas
  • Tefilin by Ivor Weiss
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    Ivor Weiss: Capturing his past

    A triple bypass acted as a catalyst inspiring artist Ivor Weiss to start capturing pictures from his childhood Now a new exhibition displays his work.

    Anthea Gerrie

    Tuesday, October 3, 2017

    Ivor Weiss: Capturing his past
  • Frank Cohen stands next to a John Bellamy painting as Fortnums X Frank 17
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    The art of being Frank

    Art collector Frank Cohen has an exhibition at London's poshest grocer's. Julia Weiner had an exclusive tour.

    JULIA WEINER

    Monday, October 2, 2017

    The art of being Frank
  • Steve Reicher
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    The psychology of a sports shirt

    In his latest Jewniversity column on leading Jewish academics, David Edmonds explores the work of psychologist Steve Reicher

    David Edmonds

    Monday, September 18, 2017

    The psychology of a sports shirt