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Happy Passover from the Vishniac Archive at ICP


Roman Vishniac, , April, 1947


Roman Vishniac, , April, 1947

Happy Passover from the Vishniac Archive at ICP! May the coming year bring freedom, safe harbor, and refuge to stateless people and refugees throughout the world. 32 more words

Fans In A Flashbulb

Cool, foggy city of ..

Roman Vishniac, “Récalcitrante” (Berlin, 1929)

Back to reality. For me, it’s San Francisco.

First off, everything you read about the foggy mornings, the cold summers, the invasion of the hippies (we call them ‘hipsters’ now) … all still true. 724 more words

Jews in Lutsk, Ukraine

photo© mbfitzmahan. 1998: Synagogue in Lutsk, Ukraine.

Thursday, Katie, Don and I went to the opening of the Roman Vishniac exhibit at the Jewish Contemporary Museum. 659 more words

The Art Junket

Roman Vishniac Rediscovered

February 11 – May 29, 2016.

Roman Vishniac Rediscovered.  San Francisco Contemporary Jewish Museum.
736 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103. 415.655.7800. info@thecjm.org… 530 more words

The Art Junket

The Jewish Ghetto and Photonostalgia: Roman Vishniac’s Vanished World | A R T L▼R K

Originally posted on A R T L▼R K.

On the 19th of August 1897, one of the world’s most remarkable microbiologists and naturalist photographers, Roman Vishniac was born in Pavlovsk, the Russian Empire. 157 more words

20th Century

The Jewish Ghetto and Photonostalgia: Roman Vishniac's Vanished World

On the 19th of August 1897, one of the world’s most remarkable microbiologists and naturalist photographers, Roman Vishniac was born in Pavlovsk, the Russian Empire. 575 more words

Art History

The Hipster Jesus Jew Of Warsaw

My trip to the Polin Jewish Museum in Warsaw began when I got the 06.50 train to Katowice and went to the toilet, the kind where you press the green button and the door slides open automatically. 721 more words

Travel