Art Restitution vs. The Art of Forgetting

Image of Klimt
Event Time
2:00 PM

Sperber Community Library

AJU's Familian Campus

15600 Mulholland Drive
Bel Air, 90077 

Event Details

20 Years Since the Washington Principles on Nazi Looted Art

Hannah Lessing, Secretary General of the National Fund of the Republic of Austria and of the General Settlement Fund for Victims of National Socialism, as well as of the Fund for the Restoration of the Jewish Cemeteries in Austria, in conversation with

Dr. Michael Berenbaum, Director, Sigi Ziering Institute for Holocaust Studies and Professor of Jewish Studies, AJU.

E. Randol Schoenberg, an attorney specializing in legal cases related to the recovery of looted or stolen artworks, widely known as one of the central figures in the lawsuit against Austria to recover Maria Altmann’s family art collection (depicted in the film Woman of Gold).

Event Contact
Contact Name
Whizin Center for Continuing Education
Phone Number
(310) 440 - 1572