Tatiana Kochkareva

With powerful vocals and intricate arrangements, Tatiana Kochkareva’s intelligent indie-rock is both dynamic and haunting; a result of her early classical and jazz training mixed with her love of rock music greats like Pink Floyd and Queen. A Moscow native with a passionate voice evoking comparisons to Nina Simone, Kochkareva will release her third album, […]

Trip to Rio de Janeiro

The week-long trip (on Thanksgiving holidays) features volunteering, Jewish activism and sightseeing Volunteering: Participants will volunteer in a favela (shantytown – Portuguese). Our main partner is Iko Poran, the oldest and most respected Brazilian volunturism NGO in Rio (according to March 2012 edition of O Globo, the main Brazilian newspaper). Iko Poran’s mission is to […]

Celebrate Israel Parade

The Celebrate Israel Parade has become the world’s largest gathering in celebration of Israel, bringing the New York Jewish community to celebrate in a powerful show of unity. This Parade has been a New York tradition since 1964. Join COJECO and the entire American Russian Jewish Community at the Celebrate Israel Parade on Sunday, JUNE […]

DODO Orchestra and Villalobos Brothers

From DODO Orchestra: Ladies and Gentlemen! We would like to invite you to our biggest and most spectacular performance so far! DODO Orchestra is going to play at NYC Blue Note Jazz Festival! For this concert we are joining our forces with extraordinary virtuoso violin trio Villalobos Brothers, and East Coast most prominent tango dancers […]

The Magic Blanket

The Magic Blanket/Волшебное Oдеяло (in Park Slope) INTERACTIVE THEATER EXPERIENCE for the whole family Performed in RUSSIAN/Представление на Русском Языке Zshuk Art Initiative presents a unique staging of a magical journey through the Jewish holidays. The Interactive performance involves children and their parents in the story telling and learning about beautiful ancient traditions. Professional artists, […]

Red Marines Music Festival 2012

This year the Festival will be exclusively an Electronic Music Event, with variety of genres ranging from top-class psychedelic trance to techno, dub, electroswing, idm, breaks and chill-out. Dance, Dance, Dance! We welcome you to enjoy the good weather, camping, swimming, amazing workshops, good food and most importantly positive vibes. Workshops and art projects! INITIAL […]

Aleksey Nuzhnov's "Drift" – short film screening

On a remote Island, a man’s vision drifts. He enters an inner world of mystery and light. Slow rolling images of the sun drenched beach give way to the natural grace and power of Aikido. Turbulent winds, waterfalls, and fire, all pulsing with rhythm and energy, intertwine within this brief meditation on force and beauty. […]

BluePrint Fellowship Party

From BluePrint Fellowship: Dear Friends, You’re invited to come mingle, network, and catch up with all the COJECO BluePrint Fellows on Monday, June 4th 6:30PM – 10:00PM at Gallery Bar on the Lower East Side! Find out about: *New opportunities for BluePrint Alumni *Current BluePrint Fellowship projects *How to apply to the BluePrint Fellowship FIRST […]

Exhibition by Artem Mirolevich

“The Third Temple” is a large scale oil painting depicting a huge structure, towering over Jerusalem and supporting Solomon’s Temple on its top. The painting was completed over the year after Artem Mirolevich, the artist, traveled to Jerusalem and spent a month there in search of inspiration. Other recent oil paintings and etchings are to […]