Yeshiva University Museum

15 W 16th St, New York, New York 10011


Latest Updates

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-06-27

Kay Khan funded conservation conservation of a ca. 1880 three-dimensional model of Jerusalem in the Museum's collection. She, her family and friends met at the Museum Sunday, June 24th, to celebrate the completion of the conservation work done by Christina Krumrine.

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-06-27

Collection item of the week: Plaque depicting Rabbi Kook (1865-1935): issued as a fundraiser for The Universal Yeshiva of Jerusalem, 1943

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-06-20

Collection item of the week: poster advertising the purity of Assis jams by H. Jacoby, Jacobsohn Advertising, 1934

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-06-12

Collection item of the week: Ben Agrant and friends biking from the Agrant Family photo album (ca. 1880s-1993). Love the knickers!

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-06-05

Collection item of the week: Vest for a Child in These Times by Andi Arnowitz, Jerusalem, 2009, The Miriam and Israel Wertentheil Children's Judaica Collection of Yeshiva University Museum. This amuletic artwork expresses the artist’s concern with protecting children, unfortunately as relevant today as when she created it.

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-05-30

Collection item of the week: Yiddish poster about the effects of trachoma published in London and Berlin, 1923, published by the Fund for the relief of Jewish victims of the war in Eastern Europe and the Federation of Ukranian Jews.

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-05-22

Collection item of the week: Poster advertising stamp delivery (”Don’t stand in line”), Israel, ca. 1960s.

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-05-22

In memoriam Robert Indiana (1928-2018). Coincidentally, the Hebrew version of his celebrated LOVE sculpture from our collection is currently on view at YU Museum.

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-05-16

A few of the people who braved the storm last night to attend the opening of InSight, The Abby Belkin Stern College Senior Art Show here at YU Museum.

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-05-14

Collection items of the week: maquettes for synagogue furnishings by Ludwig Wolpert (1900-1981)

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-05-10

CURATOR’S TALK: Hey, Wow! The Art of Oded Halahmy Monday, May 14, 2018, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Selz Foundation Gallery Join curator Audra Lambert on a tour of Yeshiva University Museum’s exhibition Hey, Wow! The Art of Oded Halahmy, featuring lyrical sculptures and painted reliefs that reflect the rich, complex history of Jewish heritage in Babylonia. Celebrating the notion of homeland, Hey, Wow! explores themes originating in the eponymous popular Hebrew song originating from Iraq. Presented in partnership with the American Sephardi Federation. TICKETS $10 adults, $5 seniors, students; free for YUM members and YU students, faculty and staff. For tickets, go to www.smarttix.com or call 212-868-4444. Register Here https://bit.ly/2wrlbob

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-04-30

Collection items of the week: wood figures depicting a man learning, a man reading the Torah, and a man teaching a boy, Israel, ca. 1940s/1950s.

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-04-24

Collection item of the week: a charming advertisement for soap made especially for children designed by E. E. Joel, Haifa 1932

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-04-23

CONVERSATION: Moses on Film – from The Ten Commandments to The Prince of Egypt Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm Join leading intellectuals and culture mavens John Podhoretz and Rabbi Meir Soloveichik in conversation as they show winning film clips, compare their favorite biblical movie lines, and explore the depiction and characterization of Moses on film. This pre-Shavuot program is presented by Yeshiva University Museum in partnership with Commentary Magazine and The Straus Center for Torah and Western Thought. $10 general admission; $5 for students and seniors To reserve tickets, go to yu.edu/moses; for information, email [email protected] or call (212) 960-5400 x 6902.

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-04-17

Sculptor Oded Halahmy during installation of his piece, Improvisation, in our sculpture garden. This work is part of his exhibition, Hey, Wow! The Art of Oded Halahmy, opening May 1st.

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-04-10

Collection item of the week: glossary of Hebrew terms written by Lillian Hendricks Wolff in 1889. Note how carefully she crosshatched the Hebrew letters.

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-04-10

Yeshiva University will celebrate its 2018 Giving Day April 25-26, with students, alumni and friends joining together to support the YU of tomorrow. Donations made during the 24-hour period will help fund the University’s undergraduate, graduate, and high school communities, as well as scholarships, student life and various other programs. This year’s Giving Day campaign theme is “YU Hero” and will highlight the heroic character of our students and how YU helps nurture and cultivate those qualities.

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-04-03

Collection item of the week: Barton’s candy container decorated with a rabbit. This was intended to broaden their consumer base and include people shopping for Easter.

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-03-27

Collection item of the week: Passover still life by Mathilde Meyer (1861-1936), Regensburg, late 19th/early 20th century. To learn more about this painting, go to our website https://bit.ly/2Gh6pEf.

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-03-22

Collection item of the week: Making Matzah, A. Raymond Katz (1895-1974), Chicago, 1927, Oil on canvas, Collection of Yeshiva University Museum. For more information about this and other Passover images in our collection, see our blog at https://bit.ly/2Gh6pEf

@Yeshiva University Museum 2018-03-22

ART WORKSHOP: Pomegranates and Palm Trees for Passover Sunday, March 25, 2018, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Discovery Room Explore the delightful variations of pomegranates and palm trees in the new exhibition Hey, Wow! The Art of Oded Halahmy and use the same imagery to decorate a matzah cover or afikomen bag for Passover 2018. Work with felt appliqués, fabric markers, and embroidery thread to create unique, usable art. Tickets: $8 adults; $6 seniors, students; free for YUM members and YU students, staff and alumni. This multi-sensory activity is also suitable for individuals who are blind or who have low vision. Programming for the blind and low vision community is made possible by a grant from The Slomo and Cindy Silvian Foundation, Inc. For tickets, go to www.smarttix.com or call 212-868-4444.


See more learning institutes near Chelsea

About

Boy oh boy! YUM is on Facebook! Come check us out in person! We're opening two new exhibitions this week, and have one of the best illuminated manuscript shows you'll ever see!

Parking

Lot Parking Yes
Street Parking Yes
Valet Parking No

Operating Hours

mon11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
tue11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
wed11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
thu11:00 PM - 5:00 PM
fri11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
satClosed
sun11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Suggestions

Success Academy Charter Schools

95 Pine Street
Education

Foundation Center

32 Old Slip
Nonprofit Organization, Organization, Library

Brooklyn Historical Society

128 Pierrepont St
Library, Museum, Historical Place

Lambda Chi Alpha at NYU

36 Sidney Pl
Sorority & Fraternity, School, Organization

Greico Financial Training Institute

44 Wall St, 12th Floor
Financial Service, School, Company

Pace School of Performing Arts

140 William St
College & University, Performing Arts School

Coro New York Leadership Center

42 Broadway
Nonprofit Organization, Educational Consultant, Social Service

Professional Staff Congress/CUNY

61 Broadway
College & University, Organization

Square Circle New York MuayThai-BJJ

139 Fulton St Rm 133
Personal Trainer, Martial Arts School

Pace University Bookstore - NYC

41 Park Row
Bookstore, College & University, College & University

Chatham Square Library, NYPL

33 E Broadway
Library

Artworks for Youth


Nonprofit Organization, Education, Region

Mission Martial Arts Academy

517 Henry St
Martial Arts School, Education

Thaicore


Martial Arts School

Ken-Zen Institute

54 Thomas St
Martial Arts School, Education

Brooklyn Martial Arts

289 Livingston St, 2nd & 3rd Floors
Martial Arts School, Sports & Fitness Instruction, Gym/Physical Fitness Center

Anderson's Martial Arts Academy

412 Broadway
Gym/Physical Fitness Center, Martial Arts School, Education

ChinesePod

246 W Broadway
Education

Urban Fitness Boutique

38 Delancey St
Personal Trainer, Gym/Physical Fitness Center, Martial Arts School

TriBeCa Community School

22 Ericsson Pl
School, Organization

Brooklyn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

412 Myrtle Ave
Martial Arts School, Gym/Physical Fitness Center

Beyond Martial Arts

242 East 2nd Street
Martial Arts School, Gym/Physical Fitness Center

Brooklyn Aikikai

408 3rd Ave
Martial Arts School, Nonprofit Organization

Pratt Office of International Affairs

200 Willoughby Ave
College & University, College & University

Disciples of Sanuces - VSK


Martial Arts School, Church, Medical Company

Brooklyn Metal Works

640 Dean St
Art School, Art Gallery

Tompkins Square Library

331 E 10th St
Library

Capoeira Brooklyn

316 7th St, Fl 2nd
Gym/Physical Fitness Center, Martial Arts School

Victorian Society New York

232 E 11th St
Museum, Education, Historical Place

RamadanReminders.Org

69 Montgomery St
Education

CourseHorse

57 E 11th St, Fl 8th
Education

ParkSlope United Taekwondo

502 5th Ave
Martial Arts School, Sports & Fitness Instruction, Gym/Physical Fitness Center

Choe's Hapkido Karate Academy of NYC

Corner of 10th St & 6th Ave
Martial Arts School, Gym/Physical Fitness Center

Mannes School of Music

55 W 13th St
Performing Arts School, College & University, Music Lessons & Instruction School

ACAT (American Center for the Alexander Technique)

39 W 14th St Ste 507
Nonprofit Organization, School

Moodohe USA Martial Arts Studio

893 Bergen St
Martial Arts School

The Buckminster Fuller Institute

181 N 11th St Apt 402
Nonprofit Organization, Environmental Conservation Organization, Education


Privacy Policy