Exhibition Catalogues

Interested in expanding your knowledge of Arthur Szyk’s life and work?


Exhibition catalogues are an excellent reference and often include artworks and original research not found elsewhere. The following exhibition catalogues—which may be purchased directly from their respective institutions below—are highly recommended:


Arthur Szyk—Drawings Against National Socialism and Terror2008-Drawing-Against
by Katja Widmann and Johannes Zechner
Berlin: Deutsches Historisches Museum, 2008

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The Art and Politics of Arthur SzykArt-and-Politics
by Steven Luckert
Washington, D.C.: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 2002

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Justice Illuminated: The Art of Arthur SzykJustice-Illuminated
by Irvin Ungar, with essay by Joseph P. Ansell
Chicago: The Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies, 1998 (first edition)
Berkeley: Frog and Burlingame: Historicana, 1999 (subsequent editions)

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Also of interest are two recent catalogues in Polish, which have limited or no English translation:

Artur Szyk: Człowiek Dialogu
by Joanna Podolska
Łódź: Centrum Dialogu im. Marka Edelmana w Łodzi, 2011

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Artur Szyk (1894–1951)—Dziedzictwo polsko-żydowskiego artysty
by Dr. Aleksander B. Skotnicki
Kraków: Stradomskie Centrum Dialogu, 2011

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