The Burgeoning World of Jewish Art

Publication Date: January 1985

Publisher: Jewish Education Service of North America

Author(s): Isa Aron

Research Area: Culture and religion; Education

Keywords: Jewish Education; Art

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States


Why should a Jewish educator be concerned with the seemingly esoteric field of art? How can one justify adding art as both an activity and a subject matter to an already over-crowded curriculum? In this article I will try to answer these questions generalizing from my own experience as coordinator of museum education at the HUC Skirball Museum.

In The Pedagogic Reporter vol.36, no.1.