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In Pittsburgh's Wake, Curators at Jewish Museums Consider the Importance of Their Institutions



2019


Airing the cleaned, pressed, folded laundry of the American experience
WHYY News

April 5

Big Exhibit Examines Impact of Small Space
Jewish Exponent

April 4

How museums are responding to an era of alternative facts
The Boston Globe

April 3 

Before Marie Kondo there was Sara Berman — and her closet is going on display near the Liberty Bell on Independence Mall
The Philadelphia Inquirer
April 2

Mark These Dates: A Wave of Art Is Coming Your Way

The New York Times
March 12 


14 Places to Visit to Understand Race in America

Red Tricycle
January 13

More than machines: This exhibit in Philadelphia shows Rube Goldberg's art, comics and politics

Lancaster Online

January 6

11 Best Museums in Philadelphia
Conde Nast Traveler
January 3

Machers Share Their Resolutions for 2019
Jewish Exponent
January 2

2018


 

In Pittsburgh's Wake, Curators at Jewish Museums Consider the Importance of Their Institutions
Hyperallergic
December 20, 2018
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Rise of the Machines
Tablet 
December 13, 2018
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The Art of Making Simple Things Complicated
Princeton Magazine
Fall 2018
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'The Art of Rube Goldberg' on view in Philadelphia
The Courier Post
October 31, 2018
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'The Art of Rube Goldberg' Review: The Machinery of Humor
The Wall Street Journal
October 15, 2018
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It's complicated: Life and work of Rube Goldberg at Philly's Jewish Museum
WHYY
October 11, 2018
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Rube Goldberg Exhibit Opens at National Museum of American Jewish History
The Jewish Exponent 

October 11, 2018
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National Museum of American Jewish History Welcomes New Exhibit
KYW
October 10, 2018
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Rube Goldberg exhibit opens Friday: Meet the sly cartoonist behind the contraptions
The Philadelphia Inquirer
October 9, 2018
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Enjoy complex, crazy and absurd machines? Check out 'The Art of Rube Goldberg'
The Washington Post
October 7, 2018
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Cartoonist Rube Goldberg's Machines Turned Simple Tasks into Epic Spectacles
Artsy
September 28, 2018

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In Philly museums: Vikings, Rube Goldberg, a diorama reboot, and flu shots at the Mutter
The Philadelphia Inquirer
September 12, 2018
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Last gasp of summer: Here's what not to miss in Philadelphia this Labor Day weekend
The Philadelphia Inquirer
August 30, 2018
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'Behold Her' Explores Female Jewish Beauty
Jewish Exponent
August 29, 2018
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The Surprising Story Behind This Picture of Leonard Bernstein Conducting an Orchestra of Holocaust Survivors
TIME Online
August 25, 2018
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Freebie Friday: Books, pet treats, movies, museum admissions
6ABC
August 24, 2018
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9 Things You Should Know About Leonard Bernstein: A Teenager's Perspective
WRTI
August 23, 2018
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Things To Do: Community
WHYY
August 23, 2018
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Family Supports Work on Agricultural Communities
Jewish Exponent
August 23, 2018
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Best places to travel, things to do Labor Day weekend 2018
TODAY
August 21, 2018
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The Moment That Defines Famed American Composer Leonard Bernstein
Smithsonian
August 21, 2018
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Bernstein Centennial Celebration Continues with Concerts Worldwide, Philadelphia Museum Exhibition
Forbes
August 10, 2018
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Lesser-Known Stories About Leonard Bernstein: A Museum Tour
Cued In - The J.W. Pepper Blog
August 8, 2018
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Family Dedicates NMAJH Boardroom
Jewish Exponent
July 18, 2018
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10 Must-See Artifacts in This Powerful Leonard Bernstein Centennial Exhibition

Playbill
June 16, 2018
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Photo Flash: National Museum of American Jewish History Holds 2018 Only in America Gala
Broadway World
May 24, 2018
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Celebrate 100 Years of Leonard Bernstein With These Festivals
The New York Times
May 23, 2018
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Breman Takes Swing at Americanization by Baseball
The Atlanta Jewish Times
May 11, 2018
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The Coolest, Weirdest, and Best Museums in Philadelphia
Thrillist
May 9, 2018
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The Best Museums in Philadelphia
TimeOut Philadelphia
May 2, 2018
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Leonard Bernstein: Behind the Music
Tablet Magazine
April 24, 2018
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'Late Night' Takes a Spin Through Leonard Bernstein's Big Brain
The Philadelphia Inquirer
April 22, 2018
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Idina Menzel to Perform at Gala Honoring Joe Biden
Broadway World
April 16, 2018
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POPS On Independence for Wawa Welcome America
Yelp
April 12, 2018
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In 1948, Leonard Bernstein Led This Orchestra of Holocaust Survivors
WRTI
April 9, 2018
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Philadelphia's Historic District Events and Special Exhibits
Philly Bite Magazine

March 31, 2018
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From Philly Rabbi, a New Freedom Seder for a Divided Nation
The Philadelphia Inquirer
March 28, 2018
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NMAJH Presents 'Leonard Bernstein: The Power of Music'
Broad Street Review
March 27, 2018
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A Passover Seder in Old City That's 'Unique and Unprecedented'
CBS Philly
March 26, 2018
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Leonard Bernstein Exhibit Inspires at NMAJH
The Philadelphia Jewish Voice
March 23, 2018
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Leonard Bernstein's Faith on Exhibit in 'Power of Music'
Washington Jewish Week
March 22, 2018
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'Leonard Bernstein: The Power of Music' Exhibit Reveals Many Sides of Legendary Composer and Conductor
Bucks County Courier Times
March 21, 2018
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Leonard Bernstein, Social Activist, is Focus of New Exhibit
The New York Times
March 18, 2018
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Leonard Bernstein, Social Activist, is Focus of New Exhibit
Associated Press
March 18, 2018
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Leonard Bernstein's Crisis of Faith Begot Music that Buoyed U.S. Through Horrors
WHYY
March 16, 2018
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National Museum of American Jewish History Celebrates Leonard Bernstein in Engaging New Exhibit
UWishUNu
March 16, 2018
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For Centennial, Huge Bernstein Exhibit Highlights Conductor's Devotion to Israel
Times of Israel
March 16, 2018
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A Look at the Multifaceted Life of Leonard Bernstein at National Museum of American Jewish History
WRTI
March 14, 2018
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Struggle with Faith Forged 'Power of Music'
Jewish Exponent
March 14, 2018
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Famed Conductor Focus of Exhibit at National Museum of American Jewish History
CBS Philly
March 14, 2018
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Leonard Bernstein Show at the Jewish Museum: 'West Side' Story and 'Radical Chic' Too
The Philadelphia Inquirer
March 13, 2018
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The Power of Leonard Bernstein
New Jersey Jewish News
March 7, 2018
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A Shofar Sounds in Leonard Bernstein's Work
Hadassah Magazine
March 6, 2018
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Keeping Score: The National Museum of American Jewish History Strikes a Chord with a New Exhibit about the Life and Music of Leonard Bernstein
Philadelphia Style
March 2018
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Culture Calendar: 17 Things to Do in March 2018
Departures
February 28, 2018
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NMAJH and Curtis Celebrate Bernstein's 100th in Philly
Broad Street Review
February 27, 2018
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Museum Receives Major Gift from Renowned Shoe Designer Stuart Weitzman and His Family
Artdaily
February 8, 2018
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Stuart Weitzman Gifts $1 Million to Jewish History Museum
Fox 29
February 7, 2018
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Stuart Weitzman Gives $1 Million to American Jewish History Museum
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
February 7, 2018
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Shoe Designer Stuart Weitzman and Family pledge to NMAJH
Jewish Exponent
February 6, 2018
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Museum Receives Major Gift from Renowned Show Designer Stuart Weitzman and His Family
Broadway World
February 6, 2018
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National Museum of American Jewish History is Unexpected Revelation in Philadelphia
Going Places, Far & Near
February 4, 2018
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"Sifting Through Ashes" -- Artist Bruce Gendelman Captures the Holocaust
Detroit Jewish News
January 17, 2018
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The Top Reasons to Visit Philadelphia in 2018
Visit Philadelphia
January 8, 2018
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The Covenant Foundation Announces $1.6M in New Grants
EJewish Philanthropy
January 4, 2018
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