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Preview of Danel Libeskind's Contemporary Jewish Museum  
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3/23/08 Posted 3/23/08

ArtSlant was invited to attend the press preview of the new Contemporary Jewish Museum in the Yerba Buena Center designed by Daniel Libeskind, prior to any installments of the inaugural exhibits. The museum is built out of the 1907 Jessie Street power substation, which powered the city of San Francisco after the earthquake. Drawing inspiration from the concept of energy, Libeskind designed the glass and steel structure that emerges from the historic building from the Hebrew letters "chet" and "... [more]


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