Arts in exile in Britain 1933-1945 : politics and cultural identity (Book, 2005) [WorldCat.org]
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Arts in exile in Britain 1933-1945 : politics and cultural identity

Author: Shulamith Behr; Marian Malet
Publisher: Amsterdam ; New York : Rodopi, 2005.
Series: Yearbook of the Research Centre for German and Austrian Exile Studies, 6.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This volume focuses on the contribution of refugees from Nazism to the Arts in Britain. The essays examine the much neglected theme of art in internment and address the spheres of photography, political satire, sculpture, architecture, artists' organisations, institutional models, dealership and conservation. These are considered under the broad headings 'Art as Politics', 'Between the Public and the Domestic' and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Named Person: Edith Tudor-Hart; Joseph Flatter; Fred Uhlman; Jack Bilbo
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Shulamith Behr; Marian Malet
ISBN: 9042017864 9789042017863
OCLC Number: 62100917
Description: 377 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Klaus E. Hinrichsen: The Art Historian behind 'Visual Art behind the Wire' / Shulamith Behr --
Art as Politics : Politics, Photography and Exile in the Life of Edith Tudor-Hart (1908-1973) / Duncan Forbes --
Hanging Hitler: Joseph Flatter's Mein Kampf Illustrated Series, 1938-1942 / Rebecca Scragg --
Fred Uhlman's Internment Drawings / Anna Muller-Harlin --
Bettween the Public and The Domestic: A Minor Language? Three Emigre Sculptors and their Strategies of Assimilation / Margaret Garlake --
Ernst L. Freud --
Domestic Architect / Volker M. Welter --
Creating Frameworks: 'It all happened in this street, Downshire Hill': Fred Uhlman and the Free German League of Culture / Anna Muller-Harlin --
Exhibition as Morale Boosters. The Exhibition Programme of the Warburg Institute 1938-1945 / Dorothea McEwan --
Muteness as Utterance of a Forced Reality --
Jack Bilbo's Modern Art Gallery (1941-1948) / Jutta Vinzent --
Immigrant Picture Restorers of the German-speaking World in England from the 1930s to the Post-war Era / Ulrik Runeberg.
Series Title: Yearbook of the Research Centre for German and Austrian Exile Studies, 6.
Responsibility: edited by Shulamith Behr and Marian Malet.

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Focuses on the contribution of refugees from Nazism to the Arts in Britain. This volume examines the theme of art in internment and addresses the spheres of photography, political satire, sculpture,  Read more...

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"...this valuable collection of essays ought to be compulsory reading." in: The Art Book, Vol. 13, No. 2., May 2006

 
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