Explore the Jewish Federation of the Berkshire's partnership with the Afula-Gilboa region through this live virtual tour of the Mishkan Museum of Art in Kibbutz Ein Harod, the first museum built in Israel and home to one of the most important collections of Israeli and Jewish art. Guided by a museum educator, learn about the museum's incredible beginnings in pre-state Israel, explore the exhibitions, and glimpse some of the groundbreaking educational programs happening at the Mishkan, including a special connection to the Berkshire community!
Tanya Fredman is an educator and guide at the Mishkan Museum of Art. Originally from St. Louis, Missouri, and with deep ties to the Berkshires, Tanya made aliyah to Israel in 2011 and has been working at the museum for four years. As part of the museum's education department, she creates meaningful experiences for children and people of all ages to encounter artwork, history, and one another.
From the Museum: “The Mishkan Museum is grateful to the Jewish Federation of the Berkshires for its support of our educational collaboration, "Disruption and Reemergence", part of the Afula/Gilboa partnership.”