Women in Holocaust ad Genocide

6–8 PM on Thursday, April 12, 2018—Yom HaShoah

Ronald Feldman Gallery

31 Mercer Street • SoHo • New York City


The exhibition runs from April 12–May 12, 2018

Remember the Women Institute invites you to the opening of our trailblazing exhibition that includes two small artworks done secretly in Nazi concentration camps. These drawings join works by 28 other artists, including world renowned Judy Chicago, Nancy Spero, and Boris Lurie. The 47 cutting-edge works addressing sexual violation are by artists from Israel, the United States, and elsewhere: Rostam Aghala, Ofri Akavia, Judy Chicago, Ayana Friedman, Regina José Galindo, Nechama Golan, Muriel (Nezhnie) Helfman, Shosh Kormosh, Mitch Lewis, Judith Weinshall Liberman, Ella Liebermann-Shiber, Boris Lurie, Haim Maor, Naomi Markel, Anat Masad, Mary Mihelic, Dvora Morag, Halina Olomucki, Zeev Porath (Wilhelm Ochs), Rachel Roggel, Manasse Shingiro, Hana Shir, Li Shir, Nancy Spero, Linda Stein, Yocheved Weinfeld, Gil Yefman, Gil Yefman with the Kuchinate African Refugee Women’s Collective, Racheli Yosef, Safet Zec, and Dvora (Veg) Zelichov.

Exhibition Team: Curator Dr. Batya Brutin, Coordinator Dr. Rochelle G. Saidel, with Rebecca Pristoop, Dr. Sonja Hedgepeth, and Karen Shulman.

Exhibition Honorary Committee: Dr. Constance Chen, Dr. Susan Chevlowe, Elissa Cohen, Joan Dean, Dr. Eva Fogelman, Marisa Fox-Bevilacqua, Patti Kenner, Hon. Carolyn B. Maloney, Mindy Mangot, Jessica Neuwirth, Consolee Nishimwe, Hon. Amy R. Paulin, Letty Cottin Pogrebin, Dr. Julie Ratner, Jean Bloch Rosensaft, Hon. Linda B. Rosenthal, Sheri Sandler, Shiri Sandler, Rachel Lulov Segall, Lorraine Sheinberg, Gloria Steinem, Marcy Syms, Diane von Furstenberg, Jenny Warburg, Lynda Weinman.

Exhibition Institutional Partners: Cardozo Law Institute in Holocaust and Human Rights; Consulate General of Israel, New York; Free Yezidi Foundation; Genocide Survivors Foundation; Ghetto Fighters’ House; Kuchinate Collective; Kupferberg Holocaust Center at Queensborough Community College, CUNY; Ronald Feldman Gallery; Yahad-In Unum.

Click HERE to find out more about the exhibit! Opening date is April 12th, 2018


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