Levi Okunov launched his Fall 2008 Collection at the Closing Night Party to an enthusiastic, sweaty crowd. Levi drew inspiration from the Museum’s extensive collection of Torah crowns and Hanukkah lamps. Garment materials include Torah mantle velvet, parchment, hand-painted organza, and parachute fabric silkscreened with Rumi love poetry in English, Yiddish, and Arabic. Kudos to [...]
photos by Tommy Mintz
Pink Hamentashen was a blast. We had so much to celebrate: the holiday of Purim, the Week 1 artists of Off the Wall, and the event was also a coming out party for Socalled (aka Josh Dolgin). Josh and his band were so hot that halfway through the set he blew out our sound system [...]
I must confess, I’ve been a bad blogger. Life sometimes just doesn’t let you do all the things you wish you could get done in a day. There’s so much to say about the wonderful events that have transpired at the Museum over the last two weeks, and I kind of missed the boat on [...]
8 – 10 pm, Thursday, March 20, Offit Lounge Beat the crowds and prepare for Pink Hamentashen with some fun pre-party activities, including mask decorating and make-up station with drag queen Jacqueline Jonee. The Pink Hamentashen Purim party starts at 9 pm. Open vodka bar (21+) generously sponsored by Christiania Vodka.
9 pm – Midnight, Thursday, March 20 Pink Hamentashen queer-themed Purim party and concert featuring Socalled and his Band of Misfits, Bindlestiff Family Circus, and Dazzle Dancers. Special appearance by Danielle Abrams as Uncle Bob. Open vodka bar (21+) generously sponsored by Christiania Vodka.
9pm – Midnight, Thursday, March 27 Levi Okunov‘s fashion show with video projections by Melissa Shiff and a live mix by Diwon. Other musical guests include Smadar and Y-Love. Open vodka bar (21+) generously sponsored by Christiania Vodka. 9:00 pm — Doors open 9:30 – 9:45 pm — Levi Okunovâ€™s Fashion Show with video projections [...]
This 2-week open studio project features 11 artists in fashion, music, performance art and video. One regular admission ticket gets you in Sunday - Thursday to watch works-in-progress, meet artists, and attend concerts, salons, runway show, poetry slam, and parties.