Jewish Art

‘Diaspora’ collages create layers of meaning at library exhibit

'Diaspora' collages create layers of meaning at library exhibit - J.

Artist Rachel Leibman has been creating her collages - colorful, vivid works with a delicate juxtaposition of text, image and line - for 18 years. But this year she's breaking new ground at the Jewish Community Library with her show "Diaspora." Though her collages and mixed media art have been shown in Jewish spaces before, ...

Kids find ‘heart of Shabbat’ in their artwork, now on display at CJM

Kids find 'heart of Shabbat' in their artwork, now on display at CJM - J.

"He will proclaim freedom for all his children. And will keep you as the apple of his eye. Pleasant is your name and will not be destroyed. Repose and rest on the Sabbath day." This piyut (sacred poem) can be found in the pages of any Jewish prayerbook.