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The Art of Exile: Paintings by German-Jewish Refugees

June 27, 2019 – Dec. 31, 2019
Katherine and Clifford H. Goldsmith Gallery (map)
Center for Jewish History
15 West 16th Street
New York, NY 10011 U.S.A.
Hours: All public spaces at the Center for Jewish History are temporarily closed to the public.

Drawn from the art collection of the Leo Baeck Institute – New York | Berlin (LBI), this exhibition presents paintings created in exile by German-speaking Jews and other targets of Nazi persecution. Showcasing a range of painting styles from the 20th century, it tells the stories of creative individuals uprooted from their homelands, who tried to rebuild their life and career in new lands.