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Witnesses: émigré medallists in Britain

1 January - 14 April
British Museum, Gallery 69a, Great Russell Street
London, London WC1B 3DG United Kingdom
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British medallic art spanning six centuries

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Lucie Rie: Ceramics and Buttons

1 January - 3 November
York Art Gallery, Exhibition Square
York, Yorkshire Y01 7EW United Kingdom
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Free – £7.50

The ceramics and buttons produced by one of the most respected potters of the 20th Century are on show in a major new exhibition at the Centre of Ceramic Art

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Mann at War

1 January 2019 - 27 February 2020
Manx Museum, Manx Museum
Douglas, Isle of Man IM1 3LY United Kingdom
Free

The role that the Isle of Man and its people have played in conflict from the 18th Century to present day

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Marianne Grant Holocaust Artworks

1 January 2019 - 1 January 2020
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Argyle Street
Glasgow, Scotland G3 8AG United Kingdom
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Marianne Grant was a Jewish artist and Holocaust survivor from Prague who settled in Glasgow after the end of World War II. She uniquely recorded in drawings her experiences of imprisonment in the concentration camp-ghetto Theresienstadt, the Czech family camp in Auschwitz-Birkeneau, German slave labour camps and Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp

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Submissions for Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize

2 January - 6 April
Piano Nobile Kings Place, 90 York Way
London, Kings Cross N1 9AG United Kingdom

Celebrating contemporary British and Irish self-portraiture

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Internment – Living with the Wire

2 January - 31 December
Manx Museum, Manx Museum
Douglas, Isle of Man IM1 3LY United Kingdom
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Discover more about ‘life behind the wire’ and the different ways that interned artists recorded the world around them

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Refuge: The Art of Belonging

15 February - 29 June
Abbot Hall Art Gallery Kendal, Cumbria LA9 5AL United Kingdom + Google Map
Free – £7.70

This exhibition tells the story of artists who entered Britain between 1933 and 1945 as a result of Nazi occupation

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Anya Lewin: More than Stories: A Film Trilogy

16 February - 4 May
John Hansard Gallery, 142-144 Above Bar Street
Southampton, SO14 7DU United Kingdom
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More than Stories is an exhibition comprising a trilogy of films inspired by Anya Lewin’s family photographs and stories, and their interconnections with history and public archives. Each film has at its heart the haunted memories of Jewish life embedded in a particular story passed down to Lewin by her father.

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Lifelines – an exhibition of drawings and paintings by Milein Cosman

24 February - 11 April
Clare Hall, Herschel Road
Cambridge, Cambridge CB3 9AL
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This exhibition presents some of Milein Cosman's renowned images of musicians, writers and artists, including her husband, Hans Keller.

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Albert Reuss in Mousehole

26 February - 25 April
Penlee House Gallery & Museum, Morrab Road
Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4HE United Kingdom
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Interior II (Stones and Wood), oil on canvas, 1971, by Albert Reuss Penlee House Museum and Gallery, Penzance, Cornwall The Artist as Refugee This exhibition commemorates Albert Reuss (1889-1975) who was a Jewish émigré artist. Born in Vienna, he fled to England in 1938 to escape Nazi persecution, losing family, possessions and his reputation as an artist. In 1948, he…

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George Adams – Bauhausler in Britain

2 March - 27 October
The Isokon Gallery, Lawn Road
London, London NW3 2XD United Kingdom
Free

Featuring the work of George Adams (1904-1983).

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René Halkett – from Bauhaus to Cornwall

4 March - 11 May
Falmouth Art Gallery, Municipal Buildings, The Moor
Falmouth, Cornwall TR11 2RT United Kingdom
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On the 100th anniversary of the formation of the Bauhaus, this exhibition showcases the work of one of its students, René Halkett (1900-1983), who studied under the renowned artists Klee and Kandinsky.

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Marie-Louise von Motesiczky

22 March - 31 December
New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, 53 New Walk
Leicester, Leicester LE1 7EA United Kingdom
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Display of gifted artworks

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Insiders/Outsiders: Émigré Poster Designers

29 March - 27 June
London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Piazza
London, WC2E 7BB United Kingdom
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London Transport commissioned many of the best émigré designers to produce some of the most distinctive posters on the network

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Great British Jews: A Celebration

29 March - 3 November
Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House 129-131 Albert Street
London, NW1 7NB United Kingdom
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This playful exhibition celebrates the huge contribution that Jews have made to this country across a variety of cultural, scientific and commercial fields.

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National Portrait Gallery trail and online exhibition

1 April - 31 December
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin’s Place
London, WC2H 0HE United Kingdom
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National Portrait Gallery’s 20th Century galleries highlight portraits of or by artist-émigrés from Nazi Europe

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