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The Art of Eugene Halliday and Käthe Schuftan

14 September 2019 - 13 April 2020
Tan-y-Garth Hall Retreat, Pontfadog
Llangollen, North Wales LL20 7 AS United Kingdom
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Käthe Schuftan was a Jewish artist who escaped from Berlin in June 1939. Her work was linked with both Käthe Kollwitz and the Neue Sachlichkeit (New Objectivity) movement, including Otto Dix and George Grosz.

Selected dates from September to November.

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Art Aiding Politics: Hampstead in the 1930s and ’40s

25 September 2019 - 29 March 2020
Burgh House and Hampstead Museum, Burgh House, New End Square
London, NW3 1LT United Kingdom
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Free

Hampstead has been a place of refuge, reflection and community for centuries. This exhibition aims to show the response of some of its most creative residents to the tumultuous political events of the early twentieth century; from the Spanish Civil War to the rise of the Nazi party and the outbreak of the Second World War and beyond.

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Marie-Louise von Motesiczky

7 October 2019 - 27 March 2020
Tate Britain, Millbank
London, London SW1P 4RG United Kingdom
Free

This free display covers the life and work of Marie-Louise von Motesiczky alongside other émigrés who escaped Nazi Europe for the relative safety of Britain.

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Child Survivors’ Drawings of the Genocide in Darfur

20 January - 1 April
The Wiener Library, 29 Russell Square
London, W1B 5DP United Kingdom
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Free

This exhibition features drawings by child survivors of the genocide and ethnic cleansing perpetrated by Sudanese government forces and the Janjaweed militia against non-Arab Darfuri people since 2003.

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George Him: A Polish Designer for Mid-Century Britain

31 January - 10 May
The House of Illustration, 2 Granary Square, Kings Cross
London, London N1C 4BH United Kingdom
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Spanning George Him’s long and versatile career as both an independent designer and as one half of the prolific Lewitt-Him partnership (1933-1954), the exhibition will include iconic wartime propaganda posters for the Ministries of Food and Information, corporate branding for El Al airlines and adverts for clients like Schweppes, Technicolor, the Post Office and The Times.

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Dissent and Displacement: A Modern Story – Monica Petzal and Margarete Klopfleisch

8 February - 19 April
New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, 53 New Walk
Leicester, Leicester LE1 7EA United Kingdom
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An exhibition in two parts: wall-mounted prints by Monica Petzal; and sculptures and works on paper by Margarete Klopfleisch

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Another Eye: Women Refugee Photographers in Britain after 1933

27 February - 2 May
Four Corners Gallery, 121 Roman Road
London, E2 0QN United Kingdom
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This Women's History Month, we celebrate some remarkable women who escaped Nazi persecution and helped to transform Britain’s photography scene.

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Jacques & Jacqueline Groag: Architecture & Design

29 February - 1 November
The Isokon Gallery, Lawn Road
London, NW3 2XD United Kingdom
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Jacques Groag, architect and furniture designer, and Jacqueline Groag, textile and pattern designer, were two celebrated residents of the Isokon building in the 1940s and early 1950s.

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Only the Violins Remain: Alma and Arnold Rosé

9 March - 30 May
Royal Academy of Music, Marylebone Rd
London, NW1 5HT United Kingdom
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Free

The story of a father and daughter – icons of Austrian musical life – whose careers were cut short by the Nazis. Arnold fled to London but Alma was imprisoned in Auschwitz-Birkenau, where she led the Women’s Orchestra and saved the lives of many women prisoners, before perishing in the camp.

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Refuge and Renewal: Migration and British Art

14 March - 6 June
MOMA Machynlleth, Heol Penrallt
Machynlleth, Powys SY20 8AJ United Kingdom
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Free

This exhibition looks at how artist refugees in the last hundred years have been received and influenced British art

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