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Helen Burke, the Artistry of Memory, and the Impermanence of Memorials 

When: Wed., May 6, 12-1 p.m. 2015
Price: Free
Helen Burke was the artist-in-residence at the Swig Camp Institute, a sleep-away camp for teenagers operated by the Union of American Hebrew Congregations. She inspired campers to create a Holocaust Memorial onsite, whose ark contained representations of Jewish holidays and California fauna and flora. Fragments of the Memorial are now on permanent display at The Magnes.


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