March 7th Opening Reception at HUC-JIR Museum/NY

Wednesday, March 1, 2006

Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion cordially invites you to attend the artist's reception for Journey Through Jerusalem: The Art of Maty Grünberg 

Tuesday, March 7, 2006 

Reception: 5:30 - 7:30 PM 

R.S.V.P.: rlitcofsky@huc.edu or (212) 824-2205 by March 5, 2006 

Maty Grünberg's career retrospective, spanning 1966-2006, brings together his works as a painter, sculptor, and designer, in which he skillfully veils and reveals personal and ancestral memories. His newest work -- an environmental installation of his enlarged woodcuts of Jerusalem -- captures a unique, metaphorical vision of the city's conflicted history, heritage, and hopes. 

Directions to Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion 

Subway: N,R to 8th St., A,C,E,F,V,S to West 4th St., 6 to Astor Place 

Location: One West 4th Street-Manhattan (Broadway & Mercer) 

Information/Tours: (212) 824-2205 www.huc.edu/museums/ny 

Museum Hours: Mondays-Thursdays, 9 am-5 pm; Fridays, 9 am-3 pm; 

Selected Sundays, 10 am-2 pm, Feb. 12, 26; March 12, 26; April 9, 23 

Admission: Free, Photo ID Required 


Founded in 1875, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion is North America's leading institution of higher Jewish education and the academic, spiritual, and professional leadership development center of Reform Judaism. HUC-JIR educates men and women for service to North American and world Jewry as rabbis, cantors, educators, and nonprofit management professionals, and offers graduate programs to scholars and clergy of all faiths. With centers of learning in Cincinnati, Jerusalem, Los Angeles, and New York, HUC-JIR's scholarly resources comprise the renowned Klau Library, The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, research institutes and centers, and academic publications. In partnership with the Union for Reform Judaism and the Central Conference of American Rabbis, HUC-JIR sustains the Reform Movement's congregations and professional and lay leaders. HUC-JIR's campuses invite the community to cultural and educational programs illuminating Jewish heritage and fostering interfaith and multiethnic understanding. www.huc.edu