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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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Applications for 2013 Kroll Film Fund Now Open!

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

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Jewish Cultural Achievement Awards Honorees

ARTS Visual Arts San Diego Museum of Art (1986) George Segal (1990) Larry Rivers (1991) R.B. Kitaj (1992) The Jewish Museum (1993) Leonard Baskin (1994) Leon Golub (1995) Art Spiegelman (1996) Maurice Sendak (1998) Archie Rand (1999) Nancy Spero (2000) … 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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“The Yellow Ticket” Comes to Miami — March 3

Hot off its first two shows–in New York and Vancouver–The Yellow Ticket will be coming to Miami on Sunday, March 3rd, presented by Next@19 at Coral Gables Art Cinema in collaboration with the Miami International Film Festival. The Yellow Ticket – a live multimedia concert event … read more »

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Don’t Miss this Chance to Catch FJC-Supported Docs

This week brings the opportunity to catch a number of FJC-supported docs in the theater–and right to your very own computer or TV. The FJC-sponsored documentary How to Re-establish a Vodka Empire will be screened at the JCC in Manhattan on … read more »

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Meet the New Kroll Film Fund Grantees

The FJC has just announced the new recipients of the Foundation’s Lynn and Jules Kroll Fund for Jewish Documentary Film. See the Film page for more details.  

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The 2013-2014 Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship in Jewish Studies application is now closed.

Overview   The FJC awards four to five Doctoral Dissertation fellowships per year to emerging scholars who are working in their last year of thesis writing within recognized fields associated with Jewish studies. The application deadline was Friday, December 14, … read more »

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-Kroll Film Fund 2012 Grantees

Meet the 2012 Kroll film grantees!

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