April 2019

April 30, 2019
Reciprocity: LA Artist Retreat 2019 by Sarah Mostov
Sunshine, greenery, plant spells, and campfire singalongs – Our 3rd Reciprocity retreat was nothing short of a dream, with its immaculate weather, mountain ranges of plush green grass and its vast arrays of wildflowers as far as the eye could see. Our group of artists began their hike through the ...
April 29, 2019
Letters from the Border by Ben Osborn
Asylum artist, Ben Osborn, talks about the inspiration behind his latest album, “Letters from the Border”, which debuted on April 19. We are so proud to have supported this project in its beginning stages through our Small Grants Program.
 
I am very happy, if a little nervous, to tell you t...
April 23, 2019
A Bit of Love with Leigh Nudelman Sussman

South African singer and featured artist, Leigh Nudelman Sussman, talks about her most recent performance in New York, as well as her process of reviving old Yiddish songs in her work.

“A Bis’ Libe – A Bit of Love” is a two-year old project to revive old Yiddish songs which I perform inters...

April 22, 2019
The King of Nothingness After Dinner, Asemic Lands & the Ocean by Tunni Kraus

Australian artist, Tunni Kraus, talks about his latest project which premiered on April 11 at ATAR, Old Jaffa Museum in Israel. The exhibition will remain open through April 27 with an additional performance on the 27th at 8pm. This is a collaboration with Jordine Cornish & Gidon Levy.

This show is...

April 2, 2019
Thinking Back - Looking Ahead by Daniel Laufer

Asylum alum, Daniel Laufer, shares some thoughts on the show he’s curating, which will be exhibited at BOX Freiraum in Berlin on Wednesday, April 3 at 7pm and will be showing through June 29. The exhibition features works by alumni Gergely Laszlo, Ofri Lapid & Ben Osborn, Atalya Laufer, Benyamin R...

Bay Area Jewish Artist Retreat

Fruits of the Night by Mia Gourvitch

Literature Meets Visual Art by Ella Ponizovsky Bergelson