Works from our Collection

Opened: 8 August 2018
Closed: 28 April 2019

This intriguing exhibition showcases a selection of art from our collection that engages with Jewish religious thought and practice, and art influenced by Jewish historical events. Discover depictions of kings, fantastical creatures, young girls and survivors of war, as artists including Felix Tuszynski, David Rankin, Yosl Bergner, Victor Majzner and Simcha Fetter wrestle with themes of trauma, survival, Jewish mysticism and biblical heroes.

Image caption:
Felix Tuszynski
Felix and the Dybbuk, 1990-1995
Oil on canvas, 1350 x 1150 mm
Kindly donated by Felix and Dana Tuszynski
Jewish Museum of Australia Collection  9369