The Arty Semite

Out and About

By Ezra Glinter

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  • The Times photographs Brooklyn’s Russian ballet.

  • Liana Finck gives a graphic take on the Forward-sponsored Graphic Details exhibition.

  • The Ben Uri Gallery in London is showing the once-missing works of painter Josef Herman.

  • The New York Times profiles the Jewish trans-band Schmekel. Read Eddy Portnoy’s piece for the Forward here.

  • Forward contributor Joshua Furst is interviewed by Ugarte Magazine.

  • In Hadassah Magazine, Sholem Aleichem gives his take on America.

  • Jed Perl launches another protest against the infiltration of art by money.

  • A new web series called “Danger 5: The Diamond Girls” starts with an attempt to assassinate Hitler.

  • Rapper Asher Roth has signed with Def Jam Records and is expected to release an album in March, 2012.

  • A Canadian rabbinical seminary is set to open in Toronto inside of a Catholic school of theology.

  • Sol LeWitt’s Photographs of the Lower East Side are going on display at the Mondrian SoHo.


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