The newly formed Texas Jewish Arts Association will present its first juried art exhibition entitled “Bereshit” from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Aaron Family JCC in Dallas.
The organization has chosen “Bereshit” as the submission theme since this will be its debut exhibit in Dallas. Curator of the exhibition is Nancy Israel. This exhibition is open to the public and will be held at The Aaron Family JCC of Dallas from Oct. 26-Nov. 16.
Among those artists showing their work are: Lynn Baskind, Marvin Beleck, Julie Meetal Berman, Roseline Bodiford, Lisa Ehrich, Jan Ayers Friedman, Ronna Gilbert, Kim Goldberg, Cary C. Gordon, Mary Beth Hickman, Della Isaacson, Veronique Jonas, Diana D. Krompass, Mark Kutler, Sara Miller, Nan Phillips, Stephen Potter, Pamela Rabin, Esther Ritz, Cynthia Schneidler M.D., Murray Stein and George Tobolowsky. Gallery hours will be Mondays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; and Sundays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
In conjunction with the exhibition, the TJAA will sponsor a talk by Nancy Cohen Israel at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 13. It is titled, “In the beginning…and since then: a walk through Jewish art.” The lecture is free and open to the public.