Celebrate Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Artist Toshiko Takaezu sits among her works of pottery and looks out the window.

Toshiko Takaezu, born in Hawaii to parents of Okinawan ancestry, is the focus of a special exhibition in our Art of the Americas wing. Read former 澳门六合彩开奖现场直播 intern Jacqueline Yu鈥檚 response to the artist鈥檚 Closed Form (1990s) and then see the work and more in 鈥淭oshiko Takaezu: Shaping Abstraction.鈥

Celebrate Jewish American Heritage Month

A woman wears a silver arm bracelet attached with a scroll of parchment imprinted with verses of the Torah and blue strings.

This May, discover works by contemporary Jewish American artists with 澳门六合彩开奖现场直播 Mobile on Bloomberg Connects. Listen to artist Cynthia Eid talk about her sculpture Miriam鈥檚 Cup (1998), or hear jewelry designer Tamar Paley discuss A Sign upon Your Hand (2018). These works and more are on our new Jewish Stories audio tour, which takes a deep dive into objects in the collection.

You can also visit 鈥淚ntentional Beauty: Jewish Ritual Art from the Collection鈥 to learn about Samuel Katz鈥檚 Torah ark鈥攃reated for the Orange Street Shul in Chelsea, Massachusetts鈥攁nd many more works by Jewish American artists.