November 6, 2016
A Trip to Philippson
Cassio Tolpolar's video 'A Trip to Philippson' was recently selected to be part of The Yud Video Project at The Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco, California. 

The five minute video is part of a documentary work in progress dedicated to understanding the first organized Jewish immigratio...

November 2, 2016
Hands by Liz Nord

 

There's something spiritual about making art. After all, what's more holy than the act of creation? Maybe that's the reason that the symbol of our highest priests, the Kohanim, is a pair of open hands. No matter what our discipline, artists all use our hands in some way in our craft; to shape cl...

October 28, 2016
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October 20, 2016
No One's Matter

Li Lorian returned to Israel after six months abroad and is introducing this fascinating adaptation to a contemporary Iranian play, No One's Matter: 

"1950’s Tehran. Against the backdrop of the chaos brought about by the Western- supported military coup following the Iranian government’s atte...

October 7, 2016
Close Talker: Jon & Yoshie

Close Talker is a new section in our magazine, dedicated to an on record conversation between two Asylum Arts artists. Listen to this dinner conversation between Jon Madof and Yoshie Fruchter about arts, music and Jewish influence. 

Jon Madof and Yoshie Fruchter are both guitar playing Jews and wr...


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