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Forbidden Art at NLM

Date/Time

Nov 11, 2019
11:00 AM until 05:00 PM

Description

 

Hand-picked from the collections of the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in Poland, Forbidden Art presents powerful images of fragile and rare examples of art made illegally and under potentially grave consequences by Jewish and Polish prisoners in the German Nazi Auschwitz Concentration and Extermination Camp from 1940-1945.

On November 11 beginning at 11:00 a.m., there will be a public opening for the exhibition with a short program, featuring speakers: Wojtek Soczewica, Director General of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation; Don Greenbaum, Veteran and Dachau liberator; Joseph S. Finkelstein, son of Auschwitz survivors. Plus. a family history art activity will start at noon and mini-tours of the gallery starting at 12:30 p.m.

Cost

Pay-What-You-Wish

Location

View map National Liberty Museum
321 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA

Additional Information

Sponsor

National Liberty Museum

Phone

215-925-2800

Neighborhood:

Philadelphia

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