11 December @ 2.00 pm - 2.45 pm
This exhibition will present one of the most important and powerful modernist achievements of the 20th century – the singular and complex artwork Life? or Theatre? by German-Jewish artist Charlotte Salomon (b. Berlin 1917 – d. Auschwitz 1943). Discover more about the exhibition’s themes and content in this intimate tour of the exhibition, led by one of the Museum’s Curators.
In May 1940 a young Dutchman by the name of Sally Noach escaped from Belgium just days before the Nazis occupied the Low Countries. Now, nearly forty years after his death, his daughter Lady Irene Hatter has decided to retrace his steps and uncover the truth behind her father’s wartime exploits.