Sabes JCC Shared Walls Exhibits

Current Exhibit


CINEMA JUDAICA: THE EPIC CYCLE (1947 – 1971)

February 3 – March 31, 2017

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Hollywood films in the three decades after World War II transformed the image of the Jew from embattled to triumphant. This exhibit features bold posters and advertising materials for films ranging from Samson and Delilah and Ben-Hur to The Ten Commandments and Fiddler on the Roof.

Additional posters from this exhibit are on display at the St. Paul JCC Gallery Walk.

This exhibit was created by the Hebrew Union College –
Jewish Institute of Religion Museum.

In conjunction with the Twin Cities Jewish Film Festival.


SIX CHAIRS

April 7 – June 1, 2017

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In 2014 St. Paul artist Rowan Pope, a visual artist and instructor, received a Rimon Project Support Grant to collaborate with Breck School in Golden Valley to create an illustrated teen’s book, Six Chairs: A Holocaust Survivor’s Story. Through 17 stories written by Pope and evocative art created by middle school students at Breck, Six Chairs conveys 93-year-old Holocaust survivor Joe Grosnacht’s harrowing experience in numerous work camps and concentration camps, including Auschwitz and Buchenwald, and his survival through the war.

RELATED EVENTS

Artist Reception:
April 19, 2017 at 6:00 PM

A collaboration between Rowan Pope and Breck School in Golden Valley to create an illustrated teen’s book, Six Chairs: A Holocaust Survivor’s Story.

For a list of related events, CLICK HERE.