Max Wechsler’s donation of works to the mahJ consecrates the long dialogue between the museum and the artist, awarded the Prix Maratier by the Fondation Pro mahJ in 2003.
“A Jewish child encounters hate on his tenth birthday. I was that child.”
Albert Cohen, 1972
“[…] in 2015, I felt the need to reread O Humans, My Brothers, and I was even more powerfully struck by the terrible psychological ordeal of this young boy wandering on the verge of madness, by the message of Albert Cohen’s last testament...”
Luz, 5 February 2016
Monumental bronze sculpture in the courtyard of the Hôtel de Saint-Aignan
The mahJ is showing two cycles of recent works: Glass(es) (2010–11), Morgen (2010–2015) and its extension, Decor: morgen appendix (2015–16). Moshe Ninio’s “forensic” exploration of existing images transform historic relics—an object on display in a museum and a TV show filmed in the early 1960s—into disturbing abstractions.
21 octobre 2014 - 25 janvier 2015
Prix Maratier 2013
Video installation, Hebron, West Bank, 2012 – Two films: 4 min. 25 sec.
21 juillet – 6 octobre 2013
Photographs by Alécio de Andrade
From Friday 4 november 2011 until Sunday 11 march 2012
As a child in Lithuania, then in Paris, Jerusalem and Barcelona, Cécile Reims (born 1927) drew the world around her.