Students working on the model of the Piaski synagogue in the carpentry workshop of an ORT school in North Africa, Casablanca or Tunis, 1957-1958. Silver print photo.

mahJ, archives of the museum of Jewish Art
Display

Until 2nd July 2022

Founded in Russia in 1880 to extricate Jews from misery through the promotion of handicrafts and agriculture, ORT (Organisation Reconstruction Travail) is today an international education and training network established in over forty countries. 2021 marks the centenary of its presence in France.

Marcel Proust (1871-1922), d’après la photographie d’Otto Wegener (1849-1924). Collection privée
Exhibition

From 14 april to 28 August 2022

The "Marcel Proust. On his mother's side" exhibition is the first in France to focus on the writer through the prism of his Jewishness.

Enfant dans une synagogue, Djerba, 1980
Exhibition

From 2 June until 31 December 2022

The island of Djerba, in southern Tunisia, is home to one of the oldest and most famous synagogues in the world, the Ghriba. The community around this synagogue, whose existence is accounted for since the Middle Ages, was documented by Jacques Pérez in 1979-1980, in a series of colorful photographs that illustrate their ancestral traditions.

In the narrow street "Rue des Rosiers". During a walking tour of the Jewish Marais.
Guided visit
Sunday 19 June 2022, 15h00-17h00 -Sunday 7 August 2022, 15h00-17h00 -Sunday 28 August 2022, 15h00-17h00

by Madeline Diaz or Stéphanie Nadalo

Guided visit
Sunday 17 July 2022, 15h00-16h30

By Madeline Diaz or Stephanie Nadalo.