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*Postponed* Edith Tudor-Hart and the Opening of the Lawn Road Flats: Exile Photographer

26 March 2020 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Isokon Gallery, London




In the spring of 1934 Austrian émigré photographer, Communist spy recruiter and Hampstead resident Edith Tudor-Hart was commissioned to provide a photographic record of the construction work and opening ceremony of the Lawn Road Flats. Daria Santini – author of the recently published book The Exiles. Actors, Artists and Writers who Fled the Nazis for London – will discuss Tudor-Hart’s striking images and consider her work alongside that of other exile photographers who were in London during that early phase of the German-speaking immigration to Britain.

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