Shorts: Art

Panel examines Holocaust’s impact on art

Berkeley’s Judah L. Magnes Museum will co-sponsor a symposium titled “The Holocaust Effect in Contemporary Art” at 2 p.m. Jan 25 in San Francisco.

Panelists at the two-hour symposium include Alla Efimova, chief curator of the Magnes Museum; Dora Apel, author of “Memory Effects: Holocaust and the Art of Secondary Witnessing;” and artists Gale Antokal, Naomie Kremer and Lisa Kokin. Analisa Goodin serves as moderator.

The event is co-sponsored by the California College of the Arts and co-presented by the Holocaust Center of Northern California The symposium takes place at California College of the Arts, 1111 Eighth Street, S.F.

Admission for the event is free. For more information, visit

Israeli talk show now on U.S. cable

The Jerusalem-based Internet TV show “Tuesday Night Live in Jerusalem” has gone global.

Jewish Life Television has announced that the live talk show, filmed at Jerusalem’s Heichal Shlomo auditorium and hosted by Ari Abramowitz and Jeremy Gimpel, is being distributed to more than 13 million U.S. households subscribing to Time Warner cable systems. The new season of “Tuesday Night Live” began Dec. 30 at 8:30 p.m. The JTLV show times can be found at