Symcha Trachter 1894–1942. Light and color
"Symcha Trachter, 1894–1942. Light and Color" exhibition sums up two years of research into the life and work of one of the outstanding Polish painters of the interwar period, who was murdered in the Treblinka II extermination camp. After the 1930 exhibition at the Jewish Society for the Advancement of Fine Arts, it is the second such extensive presentation of the artist’s oeuvre.

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Admission: Monday to Friday and Sunday 10 am — 5 pm, last entry at 4 pm.

Tickets are free of charge.



Curator: Jakub Bendkowski

Set design: Aneta Faner

Set production: Kontra. Pracownia plastyczna

Conservation care: Violetta Bachur


The objects presented at the exhibition were lent by: The Lublin Museum, Lublin, The Hieronim Łopaciński Provincial Public Library in Lublin and The Vistula Museum in Kazimierz Dolny


The exhibition is financed by Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway from the EEA Grants and the Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage

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Day: 28.08.2020
Hour: 00:00
Place: ŻIH