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Houdini: Art and Magic

October 29, 2010 - March 27, 2011


Source Image: Handcuffs, metal. The Sidney H. Radner Collection at the History Museum at the Castle, Appleton, WI. Modified by The Jewish Museum with the permission of The History Museum at the Castle.

Find us on Flickr
Besides photos of gallery talks and special events, we’ll be posting visitor pics in front of our Houdini photo wall (begins Th Nov 11). Take a great pic of your own? Share it with us on Flickr!

Read the Blog
Behind the scenes interviews with curators, lenders, and collectors:

  • Happy 136th Birthday, Ehrich Weiss
  • Collective Magic: An Interview with Arthur Moses
  • Collective Magic: An Interview with Kevin Connolly
  • Collective Magic: An Interview with Jeff Taylor
  • Collective Magic: An Interview with Ken Trombly
  • Collective Magic: An Interview with Dr. Bruce J. Averbook

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Daily revelations and fun facts about Houdini’s life, a timeline of great escapes, his influence on contemporary artists and more. Each month will focus on a different theme.
#HoudiniBio / #HoudiniNYC / #HoudiniArt / #HoudiniEscapes

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Keep up with the latest Houdini related news, events and special offers while connecting with other fans of art and Jewish culture.

Check in on Foursquare
Each month we will be giving away admission passes, exhibition products, t-shirts and more.

Plan Your Visit

The Jewish Museum - 5th Avenue
1109 5th Ave at 92nd St
New York NY 10128