Israel at 70: A History in Art and Artifacts
On display through June 3rd
The Skirball Museum celebrates Israel’s 70th birthday with a wide-ranging exhibition of paintings, sculpture, silversmith work, and photography drawn from the museum’s core collections and from the B’nai B’rith Klutznick National Jewish Museum Collection, now housed at the Skirball. The exhibition explores early pioneers of Israeli art as well as modern and contemporary masters.
Drawing from the B’nai B’rith Klutznick Collection
Drawing from the B’nai B’rith Klutznick Collection, a selection of 18 acrylic and colored pencil drawings inspired by Judaica from the Klutznick collection by world-renowned Jewish artist Mark Podwal.
An Eternal People educates and enlightens, tugs at the heart and awakens conscience as it explores the cultural heritage of the Jewish People. The core exhibit presents over 300 fascinating artifacts - artwork, textiles, decorative arts, jewelry, memorabilia and Near Eastern Antiquities - beautifully reliving and reflecting significant periods of the Jewish experience. The museum's permanent exhibit comprises seven thematic galleries that portray the cultural, historical and religious heritage of the Jewish people.