Works of art offer a useful resource for Holocaust education, especially when combined with other biographical and historical material.
1. Students will learn more about the Holocaust
through the stories of the artists and the places in
which they worked (ghettos, camps, hiding places).
2. Students will learn about the artistic activity that
occurred in these places and its different functions.
3. Students will approach the works as historical evidence, looking at what they reveal about
life in the ghettos and camps.
4. Students will approach the works as artistic creations, considering their meanings and
An instructional piece created by the Birmingham Holocaust Education Center to
accompany artwork included in the BHEC PowerPoint "The Holocaust."
An traveling and online exhibit featuring 22 Holocaust survivors from throughout the
state of Alabama.
Site sponsored by World ORT and Beit Lohamei Haghetaot.