• CURATOR’S TOUR: out of the whirlwind: Hugh Mesibov’s Book of Job

    Wednesday, February 1, 2017, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
    Popper Gallery

    In 1972, the American artist Hugh Mesibov painted an ambitious 40-foot-wide mural based on the biblical Book of Job for Temple Beth El in Spring Valley, New York. Promoted by its recent relocation, the synagogue donated this monumental painting to Yeshiva University M…

  • CURATOR’S TOUR: Uncommon Threads: Clothing & Textiles from the Yeshiva University Museum Collection

    Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
    Selz Foundation Gallery

    Join curator Bonni-Dara Michaels for a tour of Yeshiva University Museum’s newest exhibition featuring garments, textiles and jewelry spanning three centuries. Highlights include a gold bracelet that belonged to the wife of the Hatam Sofer, a nineteenth century Ottoma…