november, 2018

fri16novAll Daysun24marThe Free Bird. Der Frayer Foygl. Caricature from the Jewish Press in Independent Poland

Event Details

Artworks included at the exhibition have been drawn by artists gifted by both exceptional talent and sense of humour, such as Jakub Bickels, Szaja Fajgenbojm, Samuel Finkelstein, Chaim Goldberg, Fryderyk Kleinman, Leon Dawid Izrael, Mendel Reif, Bronisław Schneider, P. Sternschuss, Artur Szyk, Janusz Trefler, Jehuda Wermus, Ignacy Witz, and a large number of anonymous illustrators. Their oeuvre was destroyed during World War II, many of the artists themselves had died in ghettos, concentration camps, labor camps. Sometimes, presented caricatures provide the only remaining trace of their existence.




November 16 (Friday) - March 24 (Sunday)


Żydowski Instytut Historyczny

ul. Tłomackie 3/5