September 2016

September 29, 2016
Art Restart

Thursday, October 13, 2016
6:30-8:30 pm 

The Jewish Museum 
1109 5th Ave, New York, NY 10128

Asylum Arts in partnership with the Jewish Museum invite you for a unique evening to mark the High Holidays alongside the alumni community. The event is co-organized by Asylum alums Rae Stern and Jenna Weiss....

September 28, 2016
Never On Our Plate

An interactive meal by Alexandra Ben-Abba 

Friday, October 7, 2016, 7:00 pm, 
at A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn
Tickets: $10
Purchase in advance here

Exhibition Opening: 
October 20, 2016, 6:00-9:00pm 
at Repair The World, Brooklyn 

Through a series of participatory Shabbat dinners artist A...

September 15, 2016

Segulalelo-lelo-lelalelo: The name compounds a Kabbalistic amulet and an Acid Mothers Temple freakout.

Dan Saks, Asylum Arts grant recipient and creater writes:

"This is our Acid Mussar Temple.  We aspire to create a communal ritual, a form of chant drawing from the Texts. Chant frees words...

September 13, 2016
Sharing ideas: Lior Zalmanson

Asylum Arts helped me become comfortable defining myself as an artist, yet my main pursuit remains researching the Internet to understand human behavior in online environments. In the last few years, I've learned how to better align my love of art and research,  and bring them together improve the ...

Bay Area Jewish Artist Retreat

Fruits of the Night by Mia Gourvitch

Literature Meets Visual Art by Ella Ponizovsky Bergelson