Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica

Synagogues in Germany. A Virtual Reconstruction
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Imprint

Tel Aviv, Israel, 2004. 158 pp., illustrations: 142 col., 47 b&w, 32 × 24.2 cm. English.

ISBN

3764370300

Location

Beit Hatfutsot (Opening: 24 February 2004)

Description

Computer-generated reconstructions of German synagogues destroyed during Kristallnacht. Catalog with 4 essays, including two on: the history of Jewish religious architecture (Marc Grellert), and an introduction to German synagogues (Salomon Korn). Reconstructions presented according to city, each with introductory text on the building’s history. Exhibition (from Bonn, Germany) divided into three sections: 1. historical introduction to the process of discrimination and social ostracism of the Jews, which culminated in Kristallnacht, 2. photographic documentation of the synagogues’ destruction process, 3. virtual tours inside the synagogue reconstructions.

main keywords

ANTISEMITIC IMAGES/OBJECTS
BERLIN
COLOGNE
DORTMUND
DRESDEN
FRANKFURT AM MAIN
GERMANY
HANOVER
KAISERSLAUTERN
KRISTALLNACHT
LEIPZIG
MUNICH
NUREMBERG
PHOTOGRAPHS
PLAUEN
SYNAGOGUES
SYNAGOGUES, ARCHITECTURAL PLANS
SYNAGOGUES, ARCHITECTURE
SYNAGOGUES, MODELS/RECONSTRUCTIONS

minor keywords

Historical photographs
Synagogues, Berlin
Synagogues, Cologne
Synagogues, Dortmund
Synagogues, Dresden
Synagogues, Frankfurt am Main
Synagogues, Germany
Synagogues, Hanover
Synagogues, Kaiserslautern
Synagogues, Leipzig
Synagogues, Munich
Synagogues, Nuremberg
Synagogues, Plauen

Related ephemera

Exhibition leaflet, 12 pp., 8 col. illus., 21 × 10 cm.

Other venue

Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn, Germany (2000)

Catalog from other venue

#1598

Companion DVD

Synagogen in Deutschland. Eine Virtuelle Rekonstruktion. Synagogues in Germany. A Virtual Reconstruction.

Cite this page
“Synagogues in Germany. A Virtual Reconstruction”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 25 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC1801>
First published online: 2019



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