Jewish Folktales Retold: Artist as Maggid
13 Nov 2017
Folktales Retold at the Contemporary Jewish Museum Will Blow Your Mind
Classic Jewish folk tales are now on display at Contemporary Jewish Museum are new works created by 16 artists. In Jewish Folktales Retold: Artist as Maggid (storyteller), the artists perused the 2009 book Leaves from the Garden of Eden: One Hundred Classic Jewish Tales by Howard Schwartz and chose a tale from which to create a piece, or multiple pieces.