Justice Illuminated: The Art of Arthur Szyk
Currently on view through September 26th, 2014.
The Polish–Jewish Artist and activist, ARTHUR SZYK (1894–1951), was an acclaimed illuminator and political illustrator. During World War II, his anti- Nazi caricatures were widely published in the United States, most memorably as covers for news magazines such as Time and Colliers. Eleanor Roosevelt once called Szyk “a one man army” against fascism, and Szyk himself spoke often of his role as a “soldier in art”. Read more
In the Face of Tyranny, I will Not Be Silent:
Comfort Women Survivors Speak
Special Event! Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
7:00-9:00PM. Join the Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center, Korean American Civic Empowerment (KACE), the Korean American Lawyers Association of Greater New York, and the Washington Coalition For Comfort Women Issues as we welcome Korean Comfort Women Survivors: Oksun Lee and Ilchool Kang to Queensborough Community College to share their stories with the QCC community.
All group visits to the Harriet & Kenneth Kupferberg Holocaust Center & Archives are by appointment only.
Groups can be scheduled for Monday – Thursday from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Friday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM and on designated Sundays. To schedule a visit contact 718-281-5770. Read more