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The Dr. Bernard Heller Museum in New York is the visual extension of the spiritual, cultural, and educational life of the College-Institute, which provides graduate and professional programs for students of all faiths. It presents exhibitions, educational programs, and publications illuminating Jewish history, culture, and contemporary creativity and offers traveling exhibitions to venues throughout North America and around the world. 

Current Exhibitions:


On view September 12, 2019 – June 30, 2020

Seventy artists explore human connections shaped by genetics, proximity, interests, and shared destiny. Learn more.

Yael Kanarek


On view February 5 – March 8, 2020

Yael Kanarek’s Regendered Bible unsettles habitual perception of these ancient stories. Learn more.


Connect with HUC-JIR:

To join the Museum mailing list, schedule a group tour, inquire about a work in the Judaica Store, or learn more about the Museum, please contact us at museumnyc@huc.edu or 212-824-2218.