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Art & Artists: 100 Jewish Artists – Part I

Monday, January 8 @ 11:00 amMonday, January 22 @ 12:00 pm

Join us for the first part of a journey through the works of 100 Jewish artists with lecturer Nancy Kotz.

Art & Artists: 100 Jewish Artists – Part I

Three Mondays, January 8, 15 & 22

11am-12pm (PT), 12-1pm (MT), 1-2pm (CT), 2-3pm (ET)

on Zoom

Join art educator Nancy Kotz for an interesting overview of artworks which tell the stories of Jewish culture from many different artists.

Jan 8: The 19th-Century

This mini-series launches with an overview of works by artists including Mark Antokolsky, Jacques Brandon, Samuel Carvahlo, Moses Ezekiel, Maurycy Gottlieb, Solomon A. Hart, Josef Israels, Isidor Kauffman, Max Leibermann, Henry Mosler, Moritz Oppenheim, Leonid Pasternak, Jacob Camille Pissarro, and Rebecca Solomon.

Jan 15: The Early 20th Century – Paris

In our second session, explore works by Jankel Adler, Marc Chagall, Jacob Epstein, Jakob Kramer, Jacques Lipchitz, El Lissitzky, Maurycy Minkowski, Amedeo Modigliani, Jules Pascin, Issachar Ryback, Chaim Soutine, Moses & Raphael Soyer and Alfred Stiglitz

Jan 22: The Early 20th Century – Europe

Wrap-up the mini-series with a look at and discussion of artwork by artists such as Anni Albers, Sonia Delaunay, Otto Freundlich, Samuel Hirszenberg, Ephraim Lilien, Broncia Pinell, Boris Schatz, Arnold Schoenberg, Jakob Steinhardt, Lesser Ury & Max Weber

Save! Register by Jan 6th for “Early Bird” pricing!

Stay tuned! 100 Jewish Artists – Part II coming in March 2024.

About Nancy Kotz

Nancy began her career in arts and public policy (Congressional Arts Caucus) before transitioning to the museum world (Smithsonian Institution and National Gallery of Art) where she held positions in museum education and museum retail. Nancy is also the Founder and Content Curator for VisualArtsDC. Nancy Kotz holds a B.A (Skidmore College, 1984) in Art History and Business as well as a Certificate in Nonprofit Management (Georgetown University, 2011).

Tickets & Notes:

“Early Bird” Tickets $37.50 ($12.50 per class). Available until 48-hours prior to the first class.

“Regular” Tickets $45 ($15 per class). Available until the start of the last class.

Tickets are 1) are for this session only, 2) are per device, not per person on Zoom, and 3) are non-refundable & non-exchangeable.

The Fine Print:

Fortunately, we’ve had very few issues, but just to be clear…

Your Zoom “Event Link”: The Zoom event link will be emailed to all registrants 2-days before the event begins. To help it land in your “inbox,” before registering, please add the following emails to your contacts:

  • JCC Alliance — alliance@marinjcc.org
  • Sara Allen — sallen@marinjcc.org

Registrants are requested to make sure the email w/link has arrived by the evening of Jan 6th. If the email does not arrive, please see “Troubleshooting” below.

The email w/link will be re-sent to all registrants about 1-2 hours prior to the event. NB: However, if it landed somewhere other than in your inbox upon registration, it will probably do the same later.

Have a Comcast email? Please refer to this guide: https://www.xfinity.com/support/articles/spam-filters-and-email-blocking-new-experience.

Troubleshooting: We will do our best to remedy any issues. Registrants who have NOT received the email w/link are asked to check their email “junk” and “spam” folders. If found, please move the email to your inbox. If the email/link is still not there, please contact James (see below) immediately.

Late Troubleshooting: We will try our best – but cannot guarantee – help with Zoom links to guests contacting Sara less than 15-minutes prior to the event.

Live Only: In agreement with our guides, artists, instructors, special guests, etc., events are not recorded. Make-up sessions are unavailable. Credit/refund is not given for missed events.

Liability: While we will do our best to remedy any issues, The Osher Marin JCC & its Program Partners cannot be held responsible for 1) issues related to Eventbrite or Zoom, 2) ticket buyers not following the instructions above, nor 3) packing, shipping, or deliver services of food/beverages not received in time for tasting events.

Don’t ya just hate “the fine print?!!”

Questions? Please email alliance@marinjcc.org.

Art & Artists is created by the Osher Marin JCC (San Rafael, CA) and offered by the National JCC Adult & Senior Alliance. See below for a full list of Alliance Partners.

ALL ARE WELCOME to join in our activities! JCC members, non-members, those who live near or far, people of all backgrounds, faiths, ethnicities, hair styles, fashion choices, chocolate preferences, etc. “The more the merrier!”


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