Limmud FSU 2013

A truly unique event, organized and run entirely by volunteers, Limmud FSU US has an array of interactive workshops, intellectually-stimulating discussions, a festive Shabbat celebration, controversial debates, film screenings, artistic performances, music, dancing and much more. The energy and inspiration of more than 50 volunteers, organizing an incredible program for Limmud FSU Princeton 2013 is […]

Tres Muchachos e Companeros (SPB, Russia)

ZZGor and JewFro Records Inc Present: Side-проект участников Markscheider Kunst. Также как и в группе Marksheider Kunst, в проекте много вымысла, провокации, иронии и просто хорошего настроения. Хоть сами музыканты именуют в шутку свой стиль «Los banales», на деле – это потрясающая зажигательная смесь на основе латиноамериканской музыки. Жаркие кубинско-латинские фантазии с разнообразными музыкальными цитатами […]

DODO Orchestra concert

Message from DODO Orchestra: we are coming to a legendary Sullivan Hall! As always, we bring new tunes and sunny energy to you! We will play 2 full sets of your favorite Tango, Samba, Rumba and Mambo. Beautiful Latin, French and Italian songs and much more! Doors – 7PM 1st set – 8PM SHARP 2nd […]

Golem concert

Klezmer-rock band Golem was founded by Annette Ezekiel Kogan in 2001, and since then they have become the leading re-interpreters of Yiddish and Eastern European music as well as innovators, creating new songs and pushing tradition forward into new territory. Golem performs nationally and internationally, from the east coast to the west, from Paris to […]

Misha Friedman’s photo exhibit: Is Corruption in Russia's DNA?

287 Spring is honored to present the first solo New York exhibition of Misha Friedman’s photographic project PHOTO51 – Is Corruption in Russia’s DNA?, which explores the painful reality of the modern Russian state, where corruption, in its various manifestations, has pervaded the daily lives of common citizens and the ruling elites alike. In his […]

The Skinny: From Russia with Love

The Skinny with Peter DeGiglio! FEATURING VERY SPECIAL GUEST: Dr. Beth Knobel, a journalist and expert in American-Russian Relations, Dr. Knobel is a professor at Fordham University! SKINNY EXCLUSIVE PERFORMANCE: Tammy Faye Starlite, an evangelistic-cum-nymphomanial right-wing tea-loving country singer ! PLUS: Your Chance to win FREE BOOZE at Fish Bar Film Nights! And as always, […]

ROMAN TUROVSKY "Recent Works: DIALOGUES WITH TIME"

Opening Reception: February 7th, 2013 from 6-8pm From time to time, in various artistic disciplines, one meets, however rarely, diverse individuals that are impossible to pigeonhole for the stylistic traits that don’t conform to the prevailingtendencies of the moment, individuals obstinately attached to their artistic vision of the world. Such is the painter Roman Turovsky, […]

Through Soviet Jewish Eyes: Photography, War, and the Holocaust

Although World War II is one of the most documented conflicts of the 20th century, western audiences know very little about the Soviet Jewish photojournalists who captured some of the most riveting and powerful images of the war. Such photographers as Evgenii Khaldei, Georgii Zelma, and Dmitrii Baltermants merged documentary photography with avant-garde modernist sensibilities […]

An Evening of Storytelling (Two video projects)

Join us for an intimate evening of storytelling, wine, and cheese! Hear the stories of Russian- Jewish immigrants from the former Soviet Union who came to the US at different times. Two video projects will be presented: Then and Now: Stories Told By Masha Girshin In Transit-ion by Arthur Yusupov. $20 suggested donation () will […]

Film Screening and Panel Discussion: Perestroika from Below

Please join the Harriman Institute for a film screening of “Perestroika from Below” and panel discussion featuring: Daniel J. Walkowitz (New York University) Olga Linkiewicz (Polish Academy of Sciences) Malgorzata Mazurek (Columbia University) Tarik Amar (Columbia University) Perestroika from Below (A Film by Daniel J. Walkowitz & Barbara Abrash ) chronicles a 1989 trip made […]