Robert Jan van Pelt on his book “How Beautiful Are Your Dwelling Places, Jacob
November 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST
Classi Lectures in conjunction with Beth Tikvah Synagogue bring you
How Beautiful Are Your Dwelling Places, Jacob – An Atlas of Jewish Space, and a Synagogue for Babyn Yar
by Robert Jan van Pelt, Mark Podwal, Manuel Herz.
In commemoration of the Babi Yar massacre, a synagogue designed in the shape of a book will open on the same site in 2021. When opened, the book building’s inner space and its furnishings unfold. Designed by Manuel Herz, this book for the first time shows the Babyn Yar synagogue captured in photographs by celebrated architectural photographer Iwan Baan, as well as through plans and model photos.
Included free in the series: Babi Yar and the Ukraine with Trudy Gold
A donation for the author fund would be appreciated.