Timed Tickets Available

May 8, 2019 – January 3, 2020

Participating Institutions & Acknowledgments

Credits & Acknowledgments

Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away. was originally created by Musealia, San Sebastián, in collaboration with the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum, Oświęcim. The North American presentation is joined by the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, New York City.

Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away
. at the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is made possible with lead support by Bruce C. Ratner, George and Adele Klein Family Foundation, Ingeborg and Ira Leon Rennert, and Larry and Klara Silverstein & Family. The exhibition is presented in part with major support by The David Berg Foundation, Patti Askwith Kenner, Oster Family Foundation, and The Bernard and Anne Spitzer Charitable Trust. The New York premiere is made possible in part by Simon & Stefany Bergson with additional support from The Knapp Family Foundation.

Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust

Executive Team
Michael S. Glickman, President & CEO
Elaine Valby, Chief of Staff
Rita Iosefson, Deputy Chief of Staff
Elizabeth Edelstein, Vice President for Education
Demetria Tsialas, Vice President for Finance
Michael Stafford, Vice President for Operations
Miriam Haier, Senior Director for External Affairs

Collections
Susan Woodland, Senior Manager for Collections and Research Services
Treva Walsh, Collections Project Manager
Michael Morris, Curatorial Associate

Exhibitions
Maggie Radd, Senior Manager for Exhibitions and Museum Registrar
Bryn Jayes, Preparator

External Affairs
Lisa Safier, Director of Communications
Margot Lurie, Senior Manager for Strategy and Visitor Engagement
Mara Sonnenschein, Senior Manager for Communications
Ronald Underberg, Graphic Designer

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Executive Team
Luis Ferreiro, Project Director
José Antonio Múgica, Executive Producer
María Teresa Aguirre, Executive Producer

Managers
Dr. Ana Galán Pérez, Collections
Icíar Palacios, Communications and PR
Amaia Múgica, Accounts
Marisa Ruiz, Human Resources

Office
Andrea Calleja, Communications and PR Assistant

Design and Graphics
Dr. Anna Biedermann
Víctor Figuerola

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Executive Team
Dr. Piotr M.A. Cywiński, Director
Rafał Pióro, Deputy Director

Senior Managers Involved with the Exhibition
Dr. Piotr Setkiewicz, Head of Research
Dr. Wojciech Płosa, Head of Archives
Elżbieta Cajzer, Head of Collections
Jolanta Banaś-Maciaszczyk, Head of Preservation
Aleksandra Papis, Head of Conservation Laboratories

Press Office
Bartosz Bartyzel, Spokesman

Special Liaison
Paweł Sawicki

Preparation and Administration of Artifacts Agnieszka Sieradzka
Andrzej Jastrzębiowski
Marta Paszko

Participating Institutions

The Museum of Jewish Heritage—A Living Memorial to the Holocaust gratefully acknowledges the institutions and private collections that have together lent over 600 original artifacts for display in Auschwitz. Not Long Ago. Not Far Away.

Anne Frank House, Amsterdam
Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum, Oświęcim
Auschwitz Jewish Center, Oświęcim
Buchenwald Memorial, Weimar
Bundesarchiv, Berlin
Canadian War Museum, Ottawa
Christian Schad Museum, Aschaffenburg
Czartoryski Museum and Library, Kraków
Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin
Hartheim Castle Education and Memorial Centre, Alkoven
Ghetto Fighters’ House Museum, Kibbutz Lohamei Hagetaot
House of the Wannsee Conference, Berlin
Imperial War Museum, London
Institut für Zeitgeschichte, Munich
Institute of National Remembrance, Warsaw
Jewish Historical Museum, Amsterdam
Jewish Museum of Greece, Athens
Jewish Museum, London
Mauthausen Memorial, Mauthausen
Montreal Holocaust Museum, Montreal
Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, DC
NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Amsterdam
Slovak National Archives, Bratislava
Terezin Initiative Institute, Prague
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, DC
Wiener Library for the Study of the Holocaust and Genocide, London
Yad Vashem, Jerusalem

Lenders of Artifacts, Images, and Copyright Holders

Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum, Oświęcim; Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, New York City; AKG Images, Berlin; Alexander Savin, Russia; Alfréd Wetzler family, Slovakia; Anel Tolkachev, United States; Ann Weiss, United States; Auschwitz Jewish Center, Oświęcim; BiG Productions, New York City; Buchenwald Memorial, Weimar; Bundesarchiv, Berlin; Burgerbibliothek of Berne, Berne; Canadian War Museum, Ottawa; Ceija Stojka Estate-Hojda Stojka, Germany;  Centropa, Vienna; Christa Schnepf, Germany; Christian Schad Museum, Aschaffenburg; Czartoryski Museum and Library, Kraków; Dr. Daniel Weihs, Israel; Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin; Dokumentationsarchiv des österreichischen Widerstandes, Vienna; Education and Memorial Center Hartheim Castle, Alkoven; Eleanor Fedrid, United States; Felix Nussbaum Haus, Osnabrück; Feng Shan Ho Family, United States; Florence & Laurence Spungen Family Foundation, United States; Förderkreis Elfriede Lohse-Wächtler, Hamburg; Friends of the March of the Living, Miami FL; Ghetto Fighters’ House Museum, Kibbutz Lohamei Hagetaot; Greenbaum Family, United States and Canada; Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung, Hamburg; Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg; Hideout Museum Markt 12, Aalten; Historisches Museum, Frankfurt am Main; Holocaust Center for Humanity, Seattle; House of the Wannsee Conference, Berlin; Imperial War Museum, London; Institut für Zeitgeschichte, Munich; Institute of National Remembrance, Warsaw; Irene Guttmann Hizme and Rene Guttmann Slotkin, United States; Jewish Historical Museum, Amsterdam; Jewish Museum of Greece, Athens; Jewish Museum, London; Katharina Brand, Germany; Klaus Fritsch, Vienna; Les Éditions de Minuit, Paris; Mauthausen Memorial, Mauthausen; Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen, Oranienburg;  Memorial Center Westerbork, Hooghalen; Montreal Holocaust Museum, Montreal; Miroslav Ganobis, Poland; Musealia, San Sebastian; National Archives, College Park; Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, DC; National Center for Jewish Film, Waltham; Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam; NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Amsterdam; Paweł Sawicki, Poland; Dr. Piotr Setkiewicz, Poland; Rainer Höss, Germany; Robert Jan van Pelt, Canada; Robin Vrba, United States; Rodgers Center for Holocaust Education, Chapman University, Orange; Russian Pavilion, Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum, Oświęcim; Ruth-Anne Lenga, United Kingdom; St. Maximilian Kolbe Centre, Harmęże; Sanz-Briz family, Spain; Schweizerisches Bundesarchiv, Berne Shirley Kopolovic and Mark Levine, Canada; Shoah Foundation, University of Southern California, Los Angeles; Slovak National Archive, Bratislava; Sonja de Wind-Klijn, The Netherlands; Staatsbibliothek, Berlin; State Regional Archives, Pilsen; Stella Hasson DeLeon family, United States; Terezin Initiative Institute, Prague; Transit Film GmbH, Munich; United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington DC; University of South Carolina, Columbia; Wiener Library for the Study of the Holocaust and Genocide, London; William Kaczynski, United Kingdom; Yad Vashem, Jerusalem; Yale University Library, New Haven; YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, New York; Zdenka Fantlová-Erlich, United Kingdom;Zweite Deutsche Fernsehen (ZDF)—Zur Person.

Acknowledgments

Agnieszka Kocur SmoleńAlexandra von WürzenAlice HerscovitchAlice MarxovaÁlvaro Eduardo Martínez Bueno, Anabel Hernandez, Anat Bratman-ElhalelAnne BordeleauAnne Sibylle SchwetterAnton Kras, Ariana Zwiers, Dr. Artur SzyndlerDr. Astrid LeyBarbara WarnockDr. Ben BarkowCaroline DavisChristina MeriDr. Christine SchmidtCinita HerzbergerDee SimonDelores DelgadoDiny Griffioen-Drenthel, Dirk Mulder,Donald McKayEdward SerottaElisabeth Klamper, Esme and Elly GotzFamilia Sanz-BrizFlorian SchwanninerDr. Frank Bajohr, Dr. Gerhard BaumgartnerDr. Guido KnoppDr. Günther MorschHans Judy JollyHelena Svojsikova, Ilana Cone Kennedy, Irene LeitnerIzaskun Aseguinolaza,Jacek NowakowskiJakub NowakowskiJoanna BerendtJoanna Millick, Juan José ArrizabalagaJudith CohenJulia OrtmeyerJulia ThompsonJulio Martín AlarcónKarl Stojka, Dr. Klaus LankheitLaura Elvira Martínez Bueno, Laurie Warshal Cohen,  Lidia Maksymowicz, Luis Lafuente Batanero, MAEC Archive, Marc OlerMaren Krüger, Dr. Marilyn J. Harran, Mark LevineMaria AguilarMaria José Olaizola, Marie-Claude HawryMartina CaspersDr. Mary JohnsonMelcher de WindMenachem RosensaftMichael Haupt, Michael Nugent, Milan RichterMorgan Ahern, Moritz Pankok,Natalia SemanovaOliver Plöger, Peter EigelsbergerPilar AguilarRaquel FernándezRobert FreyRoberta HymanRoberto Sancho, Roman KentRosa MettbachSarah KindermannSarah NicholsSora StöcklStella Nina MichaelisTamira de WindTereza Štěpková (Terezin Initiative Institute)Thomas Blatt, Thomas RichterThomas WeberToby SonnemanUnai Fernández de BetoñoVanda Mikolowska Solomon, Verena BorgmannVital ZajkaVivian UriaDr. William ShulmanWładysław BartoszewskiWładysław and Piotr Malarek, Wojtek Smoleń, Yariv Lapid.