Temporary exhibitions and displays
10 May 2018 - 2 October 2018
An immersive and playful exhibition that explores the unique imagination of the co-creator, with Albert Uderzo, of the Astérix comics.
5 July 2018 - 16 September 2018
Inspired by the comic book artists in residence programme, we have delved into the Museum’s collection to find a selection of Jew(ish) drawings, cartoons and caricatures illustrating humour and social critique dating back to the 18th century.
11 December 2017 - 25 February 2018
This selection of works from the Jewish Museum collection illustrates the multiple and changing ways in which artists have tried to shape and convey a person’s image through portraiture.
8 June 2017 - 17 September 2017
'Sephardi Voices' brings to life the experiences of Jewish immigrants to the UK from across the Islamic world through objects, photographs, and video interviews of Jews from Egypt, Lebanon, Iraq and beyond.
10 November 2016 - 26 February 2017
Discover the story of how Jewish ceramicists transformed British studio pottery and influenced successive generations of ceramic artists.
29 June 2015 - 14 October 2015
Have tea with a life-size Tiger, curl up in Mog’s basket with one of Judith Kerr’s classic picture books, and discover the childhood drawings of a girl escaping Hitler’s Germany.
8 September 2014 - 18 January 2015
Abram Games was one of the most important and influential figures of 20th century graphic design.
20 June 2012 - 16 September 2012
This summer, as London welcomes visitors from around the globe for the 2012 Olympics, the Jewish Museum tells the stories of refugees who have come to London in very different circumstances – to flee from situations where their lives were in danger.
25 May 2011 - 8 January 2012
Entertaining the Nation explored the fascinating untold story of Jewish contribution to British entertainment from Victorian music hall to the stars of today.
11 November 2010 - 6 March 2011
An exhibition of photographs revealed the almost forgotten Jewish community of southern Morocco, where for over 1000 years Jewish life was marked by social and cultural co-existence with Muslim society.