Now in Our Sixth Season

Sneak Preview!
Season Opening
Season Opening
Peggy Guggenheim 220x180

Peggy Guggenheim
Art Addict
Rosewald combo 220x180

Hank Greenberg 220x180

The Life and Times of
Hank Greenberg
“… fascinating …”
Vanity Fair
“… vivid, engaging …”
Los Angeles Times
“… a grand slam! …”
Wall Street Journal
Guggenheim, one of the art world’s most colorful characters, had a bohemian flair and remarkable eye for the emerging avant-garde artist. Among those she championed were Jackson Pollock, Max Ernst (whom she briefly married), Georges Braque, and Wassily Kandinsky. Reported to have as many lovers as she did works of art, Guggenheim led a whirlwind life. more Julius Rosenwald, a son of German-Jewish immigrants, helped build Sears, Roebuck, serving as both president and chairman. He was also a humanitarian, helping to fund over 5,000 schools for black children in the South and taking a leading role in establishing social services for some of the 100,000 impoverished Jewish immigrants in turn of the century Chicago. more The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg is a portrait of the legendary Bronx-born Jewish baseball player who came close to breaking Babe Ruth’s record–hitting 58 home runs in a single season–he was baseball’s first Jewish star. Greenberg was a se
cular Jew from Bronx who became “the baseball Moses,” an icon for everyone from Walter Matthau to Alan Dershowitz. more
Tickets - New2Wed Nov 4, 5:30 PM
Followed by live Skype interview with Director Lisa Immordino Vreeland.

Center for Contemporary Arts
Sales EndedSat, Oct 3, 7:30 PM
Director Aviva Kempner in attendance
Dessert reception

Center for Contemporary Arts
Sales EndedSun, Oct 4, 11:00 AM
Director Aviva Kempner in attendance
Optional “ballpark bites” lunch

Center for Contemporary Arts