In the Artist’s Studio: The Workshop of Amnon and Avshalom Weinstein and The Violins of Hope
January 24 – April 26, 2020
New Museum Los Gatos (NUMU)
Los Gatos, California
This unique exhibition developed in partnership with Music at Kohl Mansion Burlingame, producers of the “Violins of Hope San Francisco Bay Area” Project, presents a virtual experience of the Tel Aviv violin workshop of Amnon and Avshalom Weinstein where the “Violins of Hope” are restored. The installation will share the story of the Weinstein family and the inspiration behind the Project, and highlight one of the 70 historic instruments in the collection.
Image: The Bielski violin, a Kleizer instrument with a mother of pearl Star of David. A German made instrument, ca. 1870.