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The Art of Gaman

Holocaust Museum Houston

January 30 - September 20, 2015

It’s title referring to the Japanese concept of gaman, "to endure the seemingly unbearable with patience and dignity," this exhibition features more than 120 creative artifacts made by Japanese Americans while incarcerated in internment camps during World War II.


Carl Lutz: The Forgotten Hero

A new documentary film about Swiss diplomat Carl Lutz, who saved many thousands of Hungary Jews during WWII through the creative use of protective letters […]


Through the use of personal objects, rare documents and photographs, “Uprooted” highlights the experiences of two Jewish families featuring materials from Holocaust Museum Houston’s Permanent […]

Burton Reckles: Eulogy: A Holocaust Art Piece

A special presentation by Houstonian Burton Reckles, an internationally-recognized ship-in-a-bottle artisan who will speaks about his latest artwork, Eulogy. Reckles turned his talents to creating […]

Passage to a New Life

The Holocaust Museum’s new library exhibition Passage to a New Life includes a selection of photographs, documents and artifacts from the Museum’s permanent collections and […]

The Holocaust: An Artist

After a fashion career that spanned six decades, Dallas Hill now lives and paints in a cedar-lined cabin in the Texas art community of New […]

Hans Molzberger: Never Let It Rest!

German artist Hans Molzberger remembers growing up in the south of Germany after World War II. Through his unique mixed-media pieces in Never Let It […]

Examining Restitution: The Bielitz Collection

Examining Restitution: The Bielitz Collection is on view at the Laurie and Milton Boniuk Resource Center and Library at the Holocaust Museum Houston. This exhibition […]

Norman Gershman: Besa

"Besa: Muslims Who Saved Jews during the Holocaust depicts the heroic stories of Albanian Muslims who showed a heart-melting kindness and righteous determination to save […]

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