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Our Magazine highlights the current work of the artists in our network and our events. We raise up the voices of artists from around the world, learning from them about their process and the ideas behind their work.

A Holiday About a Very Long Walk by Betsy Medvedovsky and Katya Apekina

For Passover 2021, Asylum’s Betsy Medvedovsky collaborated with Katya Apekina to create Exodus 2021, a self-guided audio tour of the Jewish exodus from Egypt set in Highland Park, Los Angeles. The tour follows the Passover story from Moses’ point of view and includes audio works by eight local artists.

In this feature, Betsy and Katya interview each other about walking their dogs, being Russian-Jewish on the Eastside of LA, the Situationists, and how these experiences led them to create Exodus 2021 together.

What Would You Bring? by Juliet Simmons

In this feature, Asylum’s friend and collaborator Juliet Simmons is asking us to think about what we have in common with refugees around the world today and in the past, a process that she undertook … Read more

Ravid Kahalani reflects on his time at the Peleh Residency

Based in Berkeley, The Peleh Residency is one of the few fully-supported, specifically family-friendly residencies in the country, and it emerged from the vision of the Peleh Fund to support both the creative process, and a new kind of cultural infrastructure that honors a commitment to family and work…

Hadassa Goldvicht reflects on her time at the Peleh Residency

The second reflection on The Peleh Residency is by Jerusalem-based visual artist – Hadassa Goldvicht. The Peleh Residency, based in Berkeley, CA offers artists across all genres the time, space and support to practice their craft. It was designed to accommodate artists with families, and the residency provides a space apart for retreat, reflection, and art-making. It is an opportunity to foster new collaborations, audiences, and connections, while specifically supporting artists in pursuit of their craft while continuing to be parents and caregivers.

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