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A sculpture of love and anguish : The Holocaust Memorial, Miami Beach, Florida

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Call NumberREF 940.546 T78s
Sub-CollectionReference Collection
Dates1993
Statement of ResponsibilityKenneth Treister, sculptor ; foreword, Elie Wiesel ; history, Helen Fagin ; photographs, Al Barg, Jeff Weisberg & Kenneth Treister.
Creators & ContributorsTreister, Kenneth (artist)
Wiesel, Elie (contributor)
Fagin, Helen (contributor)
Barg, Al (photographer)
Weisberg, Jeff (photographer)
Treister, Kenneth (photographer)
Treister, Kenneth (subject)
Summary"A Sculpture of Love and Anguish reveals in [full-page] photographs the Holocaust Memorial at Miami Beach, Florida. This Memorial was designed by sculptor Kenneth Treister who spent five years in its creation... The first section of the book includes historic photographs and text by Kenneth Treister explaining the concepts and process that went into the creation of this epic work. The second section expresses in full-color the unparalleled artistry of the bronze sculpture and its gardens. The third section contains a photographic essay of the Holocaust taken from the archives of Yad Vashem in Jerusalem and displayed at the Memorial." Book jacket
Contents
  • Foreword
  • Part I : A sculpture of love and anguish
  • Part II : The memorial
  • Part III : The history of the Holocaust : a photographic essay
Physical Description 168 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 31 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherNew York, NY : S.P.I. Books
Notes
  • Foreword by Elie Wiesel
  • Includes inscription: "To the Jewish Community of Vancouver, from the Holocaust Memorial, Miami Beach Ken Treister '93"
RecognitionGifted in 1993 by Kenneth Treister

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Treister, Kenneth (photographer)

Wiesel, Elie (contributor)

Fagin, Helen (contributor)

Barg, Al (photographer)

Weisberg, Jeff (photographer)