“Lamp of the Covenant.” Unveiling of new artwork commissioned by the Contemporary Jewish Museum, a 90-foot, six-ton sculpture in the lobby. At CJM, 736 Mission St., S.F.


“Art as Midrash: Interpreting Jewish Text Through Art.” Opening of exhibit featuring Jewish-themed textile and bead art by Barbara Cymrot and Claire Sherman. At Jewish Community Library, 1835 Ellis St., S.F. Through May 14. Free.