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Artists, Ashes and Diamonds: Polish refugee artists in Britain

September 10 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

David Herman, son of the Polish Jewish artist, Josef Herman (1911-2000) gives a guided tour of 100 hundred years of Polish émigré artists in Britain, from early 20th century migrants to Jewish refugees who survived the Holocaust and those who fled from Stalinism.

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For those that arrive early, please use that as an opportunity to view our new polish exhibition titled ‘Art Out of the Bloodlands: A Century of Polish Artists in Britain’.



What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

By rail: Underground stations St Johns Wood, Swiss Cottage, Finchley Road and Maida Vale are 10 minutes’ walk away; West Hampstead and Kilburn High Road London Overground stations are also within easy walking distance.

By bus: Buses 189 and 139 stop at the junction of Abbey Road and Boundary Road. Bus 31 Stops at the junction of Belsize Road and Abbey Road, a short walk from Boundary Road. Go to Transport for London to plan your journey by rail or bus.

Driving: There is metered car parking on Boundary Road (free at weekends) and there is also a disabled parking bay in Boundary Road.

Who can claim concessionary rates?

Students, those in receipt of state pensions, housing or council tax benefits, those on income support, those claiming jobseekers’ allowance and anyone registered disabled.

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please email learning@benuri.org or call us on 0207 604 3991.


September 10 2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Ben Uri Gallery
108A Boundary Road, off Abbey Road, St John's Wood
London, St John's Wood NW8 0RH United Kingdom
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