Restoring the Legacy of a Lost Jewish Master of the Avant-Garde

Black and white woodcut depicting three crouching female nudes

Restoring the Legacy of a Lost Jewish Master of the Avant-Garde A Talk for the Limmud Festival of Jewish Life, Learning and Culture 2023   In early 1958, standing in front of his painting, I and the Village, when interviewed for the US press, Marc Chagall started to reminisce about his lost friends from the … Continue reading Restoring the Legacy of a Lost Jewish Master of the Avant-Garde

For Chanukah

Happy Chanukah!For Chanukah, our director, Helen Shiner, has included this woodcut print by Moissey Kogan in her Advent Calendar of Modernist Prints. She describes it as 'A selection of prints produced by various makers using a variety of printmaking techniques, mostly secular in theme, but not always, to mark the festive period.' To include Kogan … Continue reading For Chanukah

Moissey Kogan – 140 years old today!

Moissey Kogan - 140 years old today!   To mark Moissey Kogan's 140th birthday today, I have been sharing work by him on Twitter. I have a lot of followers who are interested in his life and career. I wanted to showcase his work in the very many media that he employed and the range … Continue reading Moissey Kogan – 140 years old today!