Global Disco Night with New York Ska Jazz Ensemble, DJs Spinach and Earthian

Spinach and Earthian present another night of World music exploration in South Brooklyn. Our special guests are New York Ska Jazz Ensemble. Join us on a cozy backyard where we will be serving jazz, soul, hip hop, funk, disco, deep house, reggae, afrobeat, Latin, European and other gems from our music collection. NYSJE (a World […]

Yiddish Love Songs & Lullabies: Inna Barmash CD Release Celebration

Yiddish songs – twinkling lullabies and earnest songs of love and love gone wrong. Raw, beautiful and elegant in their simplicity, many of the songs are rarely heard treasures of old Soviet era anthologies of songs collected in the shtetls of Ukraine in the 1920s. Inna Barmash’s first started singing in Yiddish back in her […]

Psoy Korolenko and Alyona Arenkova – RUSSIAN RICHES

PSOY KOROLENKO & ALYONA ARENKOVA first time in NYC (& in US) together as Philosophical Cabaret RUSSIAN RICHES present new CD “РУССКОЕ БОГАТСТВО. Volume II” Songs based on texts by Russian poets of 20th century, re-contextualized by Moscow’s avant-bard and scholar with an unusual klez-chamber-pop-classic concoction made by his musical collaborator, pianist, composer & arranger […]

Ilya and Emilia Kabakov

Pace’s first exhibition of Ilya and Emilia Kabakov will feature seven paintings from several recent series as well as a single installation. This exhibition is part of a constellation of events throughout New York City this fall season. In addition to Pace’s presentation, the artists celebrated the launch of the eighth edition of their conceptual […]

Screening of Punk Jews documentary

YCROP and Jewish Art Salon invite you to a screening of the acclaimed documentary Punk Jews, with film producers Saul Sudin and Evan Kleinman attending.  Punk Jews explores an emerging movement of provocateurs and committed Jews who are asking, each in his or her own way, what it means to be Jewish in the 21st […]

Other Israel Film Festival

Film’s by and about Israel’s minority populations. Founded in 2007, The Other Israel Film Festival uses film to foster social awareness and cultural understanding. The Festival presents dramatic and documentary films, as well as engaging panels about history, culture, and identity on the topic of minority populations in Israel with a focus on Arab citizens […]

Crossroads: Jewish, Gay and Russian

A Panel Discussion Moderated by BluePrint Fellow Yelena Goltsman Come hear an exciting, thought-provoking panel discussion about what it’s like to be a Russian-speaking LGBTQ Jew in the US today. The panelists will also discuss Jewish and gay life in both the former Soviet Union and modern-day Russia. Discover the rich spiritual and social life […]

The International Russian Émigré & Israeli-Russian Film Festival

The Russian American Cultural Center in New York, established the world’s largest and unique Annual International Russian Émigré Film Festival. The Festival explores the overlap of cultures and gives voice to a much-maligned community. Festival Opening and all-day film marathon will take place on November 10, 2013 at the heart of the film district in […]

Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: Enter Here

A new documentary film about Russia’s most celebrated artists will have its U.S. theatrical premiere at Film Forum in New York City on November 13, 2013. Description Ilya Kabakov survived famine, war, fear, guilt and his mother’s homelessness, and created a new kind of art that speaks to the dreams of millions. Now, he and […]

Igor Molochevski: Kaddish for The Machine

Message from Igor Molochevski: Please join me during showcasing of my interactive installation, dedicated to the memory of the victims of nazism. “Dehumanization occurs when uniquely human characteristics (e.g. refinement, moral sensibility) are denied to an out group. This has happened with Black Americans in the United States, Jews during the Holocaust, and the Tutsi […]