Past Exhibitions

The entries are in chronological order, with the most recent at the top.

Click the title of the exhibition to see the full exhibitions.

 

January 8 - March 12, 2017

From Aleph to Tav

November 20 - December 19, 2016

Brush Up! A Silent Auction

September 18  -  November 6, 2016

Gay, Jewish, or Both*

April 17 - June 30,  2016

Leap of Faith - Photographs by Walter Plotnick

January 31 - March 31, 2016

Waiting For God: Works on Paper

August 30 - December 31, 2015

Opening the Windows: JT Waldman Considers "The Prophetic Quest"

April 19 - June 30, 2015

Art of Suffering and Resistance

March 2015

The Haggadah and the Seder - Our Passover Traditions
September 2015
"Step into My Studio," Said the Artist to the Prophet: Jacob Landau's Massive Stained Glass, The Prophetic Quest, Forty Years Later

February 2014 

Through Different Eyes

August 23 - December 15, 2013

Dear Carl, By (sic) Carrots, Love MollieWhen Jewish Food was the Family Business

April 8 -  June 3, 2013

Art as Tikkun Olam: Restoring and Healing the World through Art

February 3 - March 15, 2013

Circles within Circles: Jewish Time Frames

September 7 – December 21, 2012

Engaged with Democracy: Our Passions, Our Visions

May - July 2012

Uncommon Threads: Historic Textiles: Contemporary Conversation

September 24, 2011February 5, 2012

WORDworks: Precious Heritage

Spring 2011 

PROJECT ONE.
PROJECT TWO.
PROJECT THREE.

September 3, 2010March 5, 2011

Fighting from the Sidelines: The WWII Home-front

March 26 – June 30, 2010

Elemental Israel: From a Scientist’s Point of View

January 8 – March 5, 2010

Rhea Dennis: Explorations in Handmade Paper - Third Day and Planting the Seed

September 11 – December 4, 2009

Flying Camels; Seashells; a Cinema; and the White City

April - June 2009

A Jewish Embrace of DemocracyReconstructionist Judaism and America’s Promise

March 18 – April 1, 2009

Jews in Arab Lands: A Living Legacy - Photographs by Jordan Cassway

December 29, 2008 – March 15, 2009

Sternchuss/Shooting Star

December 7, 2008 – December 21, 2008

A Juried Exhibition and Sale of Fine Jewelry

September 19 – November 14, 2008

ENTERING FROM THE INSIDE: The Art of Memory

June 8 – August 3, 2008

IS IT SAFE? UNCENSORED!

March 30 – May 16, 2008

UNIQUE PERSPECTIVE: One Artist – One Country

January 27 – March 8, 2008

Artists Consider the Jewish Book: An exhibition of original illustrations for Jewish books

October 21, 2007 - January 11, 2008

The Miriam “Mimi” Grimes Collection of Jewish Ephemera

August 24 – October 5, 2007

Caryn Koffman – Photographs of Eastern Europe
An Artist’s Journey to a Jewish Past

April 29 – June 30, 2007

Chutzpah, Schmaltz, Whimsy and Realism: The Art of Deborah Schafer

January 12 - March 25, 2007

Molly Picon, Fridl Braur and the Mishpocha* of Jewish Music

Mini-exhibition: December 2006

160th Anniversary of Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel

September 11 – December 1, 2006

Beyond the Set TablePlates from the Collection of The Temple Judea Museum

Sunday April 2, 2006 - April 23, 2006

Linda Nesvisky: Postcards from the Old City: An Elegy

December 11, 2005 - February 17, 2006 (Two concurrent exhibitions)

Douglas Beube: A VOID (After George Perec)

Sandra Jackman: CAUTIONARY TALES

September 18 -November 13, 2005

Joan Myerson Shrager: YIDDISHKEIT: Growing Up Jewish in America 

June 17 - August 12, 2005

The Beauty of Holiness: Judaic Treasures

February 29 – April 29, 2005 (Two concurrent exhibitions)

A. BORIS SCHATZ (1866-1932): His Circle and the Beginning of the Bezalel Art School
B. Ephriam Moses Lilien: Printmaker

Friday, September 10 - October 30, 2004

Treasures of American Judaica

September 14 - January 14, 2004

Tradition Reflected: The Hebrew Bible in American Stained Glass. In cooperation with The Willet Stained Glass Studios and Rambusch Studios

March 28 - June 30 2004

From Emigrant to Immigrant: Reflections on Coming and Becoming

January 25 - March 12, 2004

With A Palette in the Suitcase: Immigrant Artists in the Golden Medina

November 21, 2003January 14, 2004

DREIDELS, THE SPINNING TOPS OF HANUKKAH

November 21, 2003January 14, 2004

KOMAR AND MELAMID: Symbols of the Big Band: Prints and painting by noted Russian emigré artists, Vitaly Komar and Alexander Melamid

September 1 – November 14, 2003

SOFTWARE: Fabric Treasures of Jewish Tradition, Commemoration, and Celebration from the Permanent Collection of the Temple Judea Museum

March 9 - June 30, 2003

DANIEL SHANKEN: Photographs of Israel

October 11, 2002 - March 2, 2003

The Judith Altman Memorial Judaica Competition Exhibition

September, 2002

THE CHOSEN: The Museum Committee Selects Treasures of the Collection

April 7 - June 30,2002

The Bertha Anolic Memorial Fine Arts Israel Travel Award: Looking Back: An Afterword - A Restrospective Group Exhibition

January 13 - March 13, 2002 (Two concurrent exhibitions)

A. Sounds for an Exhibition: Haman and the Groggers
B. Journeys With My People: A Photo Diary by Jordan Cassway

September 9 - December 14, 2001

Delivering the Goods

April 1 - July 31, 2001

The World of Jewish Comics: Beyond the Comic Image
The Collection of Steven Bergson

January 14 - March 25, 2001

From the Hands of The Maker: Jewish Artists Create Handmade Books

September 17 -December, 2000

A Select Few Select: Helen Drutt, The Vogel’s, Dan Rosenfeld, Sora Landes, Judy Maslin, Karen Sirota, Karen Schloss

April 9 - June 25, 2000

From Darkness Into Light: Mauthausen and Beyond

January 30 - March 28, 2000

The "White Monkey" Talks with God: Sam Maitin Paints from the Bible

September 26, 1999 – January 7, 2000

Seasons of the Human Spirit: Patterns and Passages of Jewish Life

 

 

Rita Rosen Poley

Director/curator

The Temple Judea Museum

Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, Elkins Park, PA

TJMuseum@kenesethisrael.org, 215-887-2027