A New Gallery in Williamsburg Is Betting on Art, Furniture, and Prayer

Brooklyn’s neighborhood of Williamsburg, AKA New York’s hipster central, just got a new art gallery. Hetvonulsen NH (HNH) opened in late February on 3,000 square feet of prime real estate on the corner of North 1st Street and Berry Street, right in the buzzing heart of the trendy neighborhood. What’s most interesting about the gallery, … Read more

Houston Museum to Restore Rare Hebrew Prayer Book

The Montefiore Mainz Mahzor is a rare 14th-century Hebrew festival prayer book that was used during the Jewish High Holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. Acquired by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH) in 2018, the illuminated manuscript just received a grant from the European Fine Art Foundation (TEFAF) Museum Restoration Fund, which … Read more