Yona Verwer

Curation & Production - Press


Moment Magazine

Art Moments by Diane M. Bolz, January 18, 2021


At Art Basel in Miami, a Tale of Jewish Immigration and Redemption, by Danielle Ziri, December 12, 2019

NJ Jewish Standard

How to be a vegan Jewish artist, by Abigail Klein-Leichman, October 4, 2018

NY Jewish Week / JOFA Blog

New Art Exhibit Highlights Increasing Invisibility of Women in Jewish Media, by Leah Finkelshteyn, July 11, 2018

NY Jewish Week

A True Representation Of Orthodox Women by Shira Hanau, June 13, 2018

NJ Jewish News

A conspicuous absence by Debra Rubin, June 11, 2018

Jewish Telegraph

PM Has Designs on Anna’s Work May 25, 2018

The Jerusalem Post

New York, Nu York: The Con at the Cong by Ellen Levitt, April 30, 2018

NY Jewish Week

Jewish Comic Con Comes To Brooklyn by Aaron Herman, April 27, 2018

Bleeding Cool News

Jewish Comic Con Celebrates 2nd Event Alongside Art Exhibition by Jason Borelli, April 27, 2018

The Riverdale Press

Jewish art at a watershed moment by Tiffany Moustakas, March 23, 2018

NJ Jewish Standard

Israel’s Turning 70! by Joanne Palmer, March 1, 2018

NJ Jewish Standard

From Jerusalem to Riverdale, Joanne Palmer, February 15, 2018


The Art Exhibition That’s Making The Invisible Jews Visible, Laura Melnicoff

November 15, 2017

Tablet Magazine

View all the Jewish art you need to see this week by Alexandra Pucciarelli

November 10, 2017

Times of Israel

A ‘watershed’ moment for artists at the Jerusalem Biennale, Jessica Steinberg, Oct. 7, 2017.

NJ Jewish Standard

Jewish Art Salon rockets to Teaneck, Joanne Palmer, June 22, 2017

The Forward

Yiddish New York Transports Viewers to an Alternative Universe, Seth Rogovoy, December 24, 2015

The NY Jewish Week

Searching for Roots, Gloria Kestenbaum, October 24, 2015

PBS Arts Watch “All Together Different”, February 2015

Bedford + Bowery

LES Artists ‘Still Looking Quirky and Funky’ at This New Exhibit. Lindsey Smith, February 13, 2015

Bowery Boogie

Manny Cantor Center Hosting an Exhibit Surveying the ‘Working Artists on the Lower East Side’, February 12, 2015

The Lo-Down

Arts Watch: “All Together Different,” a Sweeping Local Survey, to Open at Manny Cantor Center. February 9, 2015.

Bedford + Bowery

There are still working artists in the Lower East Side and this show aims to prove it. Lindsey Smith, February 2, 2015.

Zeek Magazine

Tackling Hate Speech With Textiles: Robin Atlas in New York for Tu B’Shevat Patricia Eszter Margit, February 2, 2015

Jewish News UK

Near-death experience inspires artist’s Golem tale , March 11, 2014

The Jewish Channel

"Faith & Form" (Weekly tv news update) Meredith Ganzman, February 21, 2014

NY Jewish Week

"Anne Frank and her disciples" Gloria Kestenbaum, January 16, 2014

Heeb Magazine,

Ghetto Mishpucha: A Crypto-Jew and the Birth of Hip Hop , by Jeff Newelt, March 12, 2013

Jewish Art Now

"Fractured Epics: History Painting and Imaginary Portraits", Saul Sudin, Video Documentary, January 2013

The Jewish Press

"Fractured Epics - Joel Silverstein Paintings" Richard McBee, November 23, 2012

Haaretz, by Neta Halperin, Image Processing, September 2011


"The Jewish Art Salon at the CAJM Conference," by Elke Reva Sudin, March 2, 2011

Arty Semite - Jewish Forward

"Images of Ben-Gurion and Ahmadinejad Update Ancient Frescoes," Jan. 18, 2011

From the Mayor's Doorstep

"Off the Beaten Path," by Piri Halasz, June, 2009

The Jewish Press

"The Amulet, the Temple, the Disfigured Book and the Buterflies: The Art of Yona Verwer, Robert Kirschbaum, David Friedman and Joel Silverstein," by Menachem Wecker, May 27, 2009

Pajamas Media

"Consolation in a Time of Madness," by Phyllis Chesler, May 15, 2009

The Jewish Press

"Feminist Trends at the Jewish Art Salon," by Menachem Wecker, May 13, 2009

The Jewish Press

"Tzelem: Presence and Likeness in Jewish Art," by Joel Silverstein, May 6, 2009


"Jewish Artists Salon Exhibition," by Rebecca Honig Friedman, April 24, 2009


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