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The Foundation for Jewish Culture Has Moved!

The FJC has moved into Makom Hadash. Our new address is 125 Maiden Lane, Suite 8B, New York, NY 10038. The main phone number remains the same, (212) 629-0500. American Academy in Jerusalem in Photos American Academy in Jerusalem has … read more »

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JCAA Honorees Speak About Many Sides of New Jewish Culture

Held on Monday, June 10th at the Times Center in the heart of midtown Manhattan, the 2013 Jewish Cultural Achievement Awards featured stellar speeches from both honorees and presenters. Taken together, they provide an important glimpse into the state of … read more »

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The 2013 North American Tour of The Yellow Ticket

The Foundation for Jewish Culture is proud to announce the North American tour of The Yellow Ticket – a live multimedia concert event featuring the eponymous 1918 Pola Negri silent film with a performance of an original score by Alicia Svigals, one … read more »

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Foundation for Jewish Culture is Moving Offices

The FJC is moving out of its home for the past two decades and into Makom Hadash. As of October 1st, the address will be 125 Maiden Lane, Suite 8B, New York, NY 10038. The main phone number will remain … read more »

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Sukkah City Doc Sells Out At Jerusalem Int’l Film Festival

Sukkah City, the documentary film that follows a groundbreaking 2010 sukkah design competition in New York City, sold out its world premiere at the Jerusalem International Film Festival  on July 9 and 10. Sukkah City, winner of a Lynn and Jules … read more »

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Meet the 2013-14 Doctoral Dissertation Fellows in Jewish Studies

Meet the 2013-2014 Doctoral Dissertation fellows in Jewish Studies: Mika Ahuvia, Craig Perry, Daniel Viragh, and Lillian Wohl! Congratulations, all! read more »

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Tickets Available for Jewish Cultural Achievement Awards

Invitation-only champagne toast for honorees begins at 6:00 PM Doors open for general admission at 6:30 PM for a buffet inspired by Russ & Daughters and the silent auction, followed by awards presentation, musical performances by Alicia Svigals and David … read more »

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Applications for 2013 Kroll Film Fund Now Open!

Applications for 2013 Kroll Film Fund Now Open! read more »

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Learn about the New Jewish Culture Network’s 2013-2014 Commission and Tour

Learn more about the New Jewish Culture Network (NJCN), which awards $10,000 to a musician/composer each year to develop a new touring project. The NJCN is a pipeline for contemporary performing arts that explore the Jewish experience, a collaborative commissioning and touring … read more »

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“Asylum” Artists’ Retreat Fosters Global Jewish Culture

Approximately 70 top young Jewish artists from around the world gathered in Garrison, NY, March 3-5, for an unprecedented retreat exploring global Jewish culture. Asylum: International Jewish Artist Retreat, is a first-ever gathering of emerging Jewish artists of this caliber. The … read more »

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