Wunderbar Events

8 Events found.

Jan
08
Tue

Exhibiton Opening of "Fritz Ascher: Expressionist"

Date: Tuesday, January 08, 2019
Location: Grey Art Gallery, Washington Square East, New York, NY, USA
The Nazi regime forbade the Jewish artist Fritz Ascher to paint, so he resorted to pen and paper. The Gray Art Gallery in cooperation with the Fritz Ascher Society shows pictures and poems by the expressionist persecuted by the National Socialists (1893-1970). The exhibition opens with a large VIP v...Read More
Jan 09
Apr 06

Exhibition: "Fritz Ascher: Expressionist"

Date: Wednesday, January 09, 2019, 11:00am - Saturday, April 06, 2019, 5:00pm
Location: Grey Art Gallery, Washington Square East, New York, NY, USA
The Nazi regime forbade the Jewish artist Fritz Ascher to paint, so he resorted to pen and paper – the Gray Art Gallery in cooperation with the Fritz Ascher Society shows pictures and poems by the expressionist persecuted by the National Socialists (1893-1970). The exhibition is flanked by an...Read More
Jan
16
Wed

Gallery Conversation: "Fritz Ascher: Expressionist"

Date: Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 6:30pm
Location: Grey Art Gallery, Washington Square East, New York, NY, USA
The Nazi regime forbade the Jewish artist Fritz Ascher to paint, so he resorted to pen and paper – the Gray Art Gallery in cooperation with the Fritz Ascher Society shows pictures and poems by the expressionist persecuted by the National Socialists (1893-1970). Come to a gallery conversation ...Read More
Jan
30
Wed

Panel Discussion: European Modernism and Spirituality

Date: Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 6:00pm
Location: The CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY, USA
Throughout much of the 20th century, secularism has dominated Western thought, yet art has often offered both overt and occult connections to spirituality. German Expressionist Fritz Ascher and Russian artist El Lissitzky reflect this complicated truth in very different but equally compelling ways. ...Read More
Feb
06
Wed

Gallery Conversation: "Fritz Ascher: Expressionist"

Date: Wednesday, February 06, 2019, 6:30pm
Location: Grey Art Gallery, Washington Square East, New York, NY, USA
The Nazi regime forbade the Jewish artist Fritz Ascher to paint, so he resorted to pen and paper – the Gray Art Gallery in cooperation with the Fritz Ascher Society shows pictures and poems by the expressionist persecuted by the National Socialists (1893-1970). Come to a gallery conversation ...Read More
Feb
12
Tue

Conversation: "Hiding: Jewish Life in Nazi Germany"

Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 6:30pm
Location: King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, Washington Square South, New York, NY, USA
What was it like to be a Jew in Nazi Germany? For those trapped in the Nazi terror regime, it was about mere survival. Those who went underground, including the artist Fritz Ascher, endured the terrors of nightly bombings and the constant fear of being discovered. All were pressed to the limits of h...Read More
Feb
28
Thu

Conversation: Methodology, Resources, Issues, and Challenges in Nazi-Era Provenance Research

Date: Thursday, February 28, 2019, 6:30pm
Location: 32 Waverly Place, New York, NY, USA
Sharon Flescher, Executive Director, International Foundation for Art Research, and Lynn Rother, Senior Provenance Specialist at the Museum of Modern Art, discuss Nazi-era provenance research as it relates to museums, collectors, and the art market. This conversation is offered in conjunction with...Read More
Apr
03
Wed

Gallery Conversation: "Fritz Ascher: Expressionist"

Date: Wednesday, April 03, 2019, 6:30pm
Location: Grey Art Gallery, Washington Square East, New York, NY, USA
The Nazi regime forbade the Jewish artist Fritz Ascher to paint, so he resorted to pen and paper. The Gray Art Gallery in cooperation with the Fritz Ascher Society shows pictures and poems by the expressionist persecuted by the National Socialists (1893-1970). Come to a gallery conversation with J....Read More