The Teitelbaum Family Center for the Arts presents rotating exhibitions that explore Jewish culture, values and our community at large by showcasing a wide variety of mediums. All exhibits are free of charge and open to the public. Exhibitions are displayed on the 2nd floor of the JCC. For more information, contact the JCC’s Arts Department at [email protected].
IsraAID: Stories of Courage and Resilience
May 4 – July 15
This exhibition gives you a glimpse into how IsraAID, Israel’s Global Humanitarian Aid Organization, responds to emergencies and supports local communities around the world — from crises and disasters, to rehabilitation and recovery. IsraAID provides lifesaving emergency relief for populations affected by natural disasters, epidemics and post-conflict situations. The exhibition is open daily on the second floor of the JCC. Admission to view the exhibition is free of charge.
Join us on Tuesday, May 28 at 1:00pm when Nicky Lopez and Paloma Hamlett of the IsraAID Fellowship Program give a short tour of the IsraAID exhibit at the JCC, followed by a talk about IsraAID. Free.
Cookie Addison: Geometric Vision
July 23 – August 6
Cookie Addison’s “Geometric Vision,” will be on display at the JCC from July 19-August 6, 2019. This exhibitions is a retrospective of the striking artwork of Cookie Addison, whose paintings, spanning over 60 years, have included cubist and representative approaches. Additionally, she has been instrumental in building up and maintaining the South Bay’s Jewish community over the years. Curated by Avital Meshi.
100% of your purchase from this exhibition directly supports the JCC’s Cultural Arts programming.
Please join us on Sunday, July 21 from 11:30am- 1:00pm for a reception honoring the artist with her family and friends.
More info: [email protected]
Artist Inquiries and Submissions
The APJCC Teilbaum Family Center for the Arts accepts submissions year round for multi media artwork including but not limited to painting, drawing, sculpture, tapestry and photography. Submitted artwork will be reviewed by our Cultural Arts Committee and kept on file for possible future shows. There is no fee for submissions. You will be contacted by the JCC directly if selected for a possible exhibition. Please send artist bio/history along with at least 3 images showcasing your work to [email protected] Please include information as to your interest in presenting at the APJCC.
All of the 2017-18 Art Exhibitions are made possible, in part, by a gift from Cookie Addison & Family.
All Cultural Arts programs at the APJCC are made possible, in part, by generous contributions from Sylvia & Leonard Metz, Doris and Rick z”l Davis, and an anonymous donor.
The APJCC is proud to be a part of the Initative on Jewish Peoplehood, co-funded by the Koret Foundation, Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture, the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley, and other generous supporters.
To support Arts programs at the JCC Los Gatos, go to our Donations page.