Since the 1920s, the game mah jongg has ignited the popular imagination with its beautiful tiles, mythical origins, and communal spirit. Learn the history and meaning of this beloved game that became a Jewish-American tradition.
See more web features for Project Mah Jongg including an album of memories.
This exhibition was made possible through the generosity of the National Mah Jongg League. Additional support provided by Sylvia Hassenfeld and the 2wice Arts Foundation.
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Read more about the exhibition in the New York Times