‚Last Folio‘ exhibit is artists‘ act of remembrance

16.06.2011                      14.Siwan, 5771 

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'Last Folio' exhibit is artists' act of remembrance

Two photographers, both born to Holocaust survivors, travel to their parents' native Slovakia to document what was left of a once vibrant Jewish community.

As Holocaust survivors age and die, their children pick up the torch of remembrance.
Photographer Yuri Dojc and filmmaker Katya Krausova, both born to Holocaust survivors after the war, traveled from their respective homes in Toronto and London, to their parents' native country, Slovakia, to document what was left of a once vibrant Jewish community.
The photographs from those trips, seen first in the Slovak National Museum in Bratislava, form the exhibit "Last Folio" at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York City, which will run until August 9….