Hebrew Union College

FotoFocus
1:00 am
Fri October 31, 2014

"Documenting Cincinnati's Neighborhoods" at HUC's Skirball Museum

The Skirball Museum at Cincinnati’s Hebrew Union College celebrates the work of three important Cincinnati photographers – Daniel Ransohoff, George Rosenthal and Ben Rosen in their FotoFocus exhibit, Documenting Cincinnati’s Neighborhoods, running through December 21. Museum Director Abby Schwartz joins our Anne Arenstein with details of the exhibit and the importance of these historic photos.

Hebrew Union College
12:00 am
Fri November 15, 2013

The Boris Schatz Collection now on display at the Skirball Museum

A bronze relief from the exhibit

Abby Schwartz, the interim director of The Skirball Museum at Cincinnati’s Hebrew Union College, joins our Anne Arenstein to talk about the current exhibit, The Boris Schatz Collection, an impressive display of bronze and wood reliefs, ivories, oils and sepia paintings by Boris Schatz (1867-1932), the noted artist and founder of the Bezalel School of Arts and Crafts.

Ancient manuscripts
1:16 pm
Thu November 15, 2012

Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit in Cincinnati

Peering down on 2000-year-old scroll fragments.
Tana Weingartner WVXU

They're some of the most important historical documents ever discovered and now they're here in Cincinnati.

The Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit opens Friday, November 16th at the Museum Center.

It features more than 600 objects ranging from pottery to the scrolls themselves.

Uzi Dahari is deputy director of archaeology with the Israel Antiquity Authority.

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