This project has been made possible through the generosity
of The Max Stern Foundation.


Yeshiva University Museum Staff:

Sylvia A. Herskowitz, Director
Rachel Lazin, Institutional Advancement Director
Jody Heher, Associate Director for Museum Administration
Gabriel Goldstein, Associate Director for Exhibitions and Programs
Bonni-Dara Michaels, Collections Curator/Registrar
Reba Wulkan, Curator of Contemporary Exhibitions
Rhoda Seidenberg, Associate Curator
Aliza Mainzer Hughes, Presidential Fellow
Rachelle Bradt, Curator of Education
Ilana Benson, Museum Educator
Sara Gruenspecht, Assistant to the Director/ Docent Liaison
Tova Geller, Public Programs Coordinator

Max Stern Collection Catalogue Project Team:
Chaya Benjamin, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Consultant Guest Curator
Gabriel Goldstein, Bonni-Dara Michaels , Curatorial Research
Aliza Mainzer Hughes, Curatorial Researcher
Sarah Kukin, Research Intern
Simcha Shtull, Web Designer
Audrey Malachowsky, Objects Conservation Specialist
June Burns Bové, Textile Conservation Specialist
Irwin Robins, Photographer

Web Development Team:
Simcha Shtull and WireMedia

Special Thanks:

We would like to express our gratitude to Irwin Robins, who generously volunteered his services as the official photographer for this project.

Our thanks must go to the following volunteers for their help with the preparation of the textiles and the cleaning and polishing of silver for this project:  Hadassah Bienenfeld, Sarah Fishman, Helene Horwitz, Paul Katz, Esther Katz, Judy Markowitz, Gladys Maryles, Irwin Robins and Charlotte Schneierson

We thank Richard Born for his generous in-kind assistance.

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Yeshiva University Museum’s exhibitions and programs are supported, in part, with public funds from the New York Council on the Arts, a state agency, the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, The Institute of Museum and Library Services, Leo and Julia Forchheimer Foundation, The Jesselson Family, The Smart Family Foundation and individual friends of the Museum.