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Pride is the Mood

"Pride is the Mood" seeks to encapsulate and celebrate queer Jewish experiences and art. Enjoy the view!  Featuring work from  (clockwise) Cliel Shdaimah, Or Har-Gil, Jess Nora, Rachel Epstein and Sadie Epstein-Fine,…

The splendour of Jewish drag artists in Canada

The Niv team wanted to ask Jewish drag artists in Canada what made them become involved with drag and who are the artists they look up to. The photos capture the spirit…

In conversation with Alvin Rakoff

Alvin Rakoff has led a life any cinephile can admire. The multi-award winning director of over 100 films has been internationally recognized for his contributions in television, theatre, and film working with…

Dear Reader, Issue 9

For the June issue we wanted to celebrate the LGBTQ+ Jewish community to commemorate Pride Month. While Niv aims to have content written by, and about, the LGBTQ+ community throughout the year,…

Celebrating five years of FENTSTER with Evan Tapper

From November 23 to February 22, 2017, FENTSTER exhibited Grine Kuzine by Evan Tapper, an artist working in animation, video, installation and performance. The installation at FENTSTER was a recreation of his…

Celebrating five years of FENTSTER with David Kaufman

From July to October 24, 2019, FENTSTER exhibited Gardens of Memory by architectural photographer and film/television producer, writer, and director, David Kaufman. The photograph displayed on the front window is of a…

Celebrating five years of FENTSTER with Lynne Heller

From November 12, 2018 to February 12, 2019, FENTSTER exhibited post-disciplinary artist, education, and academic Lynne Heller’s Suspended.  Heller’s revisited camp memories that further sparked a reflection into her mixed heritage. By…

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