Newsletter I/2021 - The Making of our 3rd Permanent Exhibition

Introduction

Dear Sir or Madam, dear friends, the House of the Wannsee Conference Memorial and Educational Site is revamping its Newsletter. In the first issue in the new format, we look back on the creation and conception of our permanent exhibition, which opened in January 2020.

© GHWK Berlin, Franziska Thole

Educational standards and curatorial rules

Dr. Elke Gryglewski, former acting director of our museum and member of the New Permanent Exhibition management team, on the synthesis of fundamental parameters of the new permanent exhibition.

© GHWK Berlin

Curatorial challenges

Our curators Babette Quinkert and Katharina Zeiher on their work on the exhibition "The Meeting at the Wannsee and the Murder of the European Jews"

© GHWK Berlin, Thomas Bruns

The focus group in conversation

"It was like seeing something that others cannot see." Our focus group, ten people representing the fields of seeing, hearing, moving, understanding and feeling from associations of people with disabilities, reports on their participation - from the very beginning.

© GHWK Berlin

Upcoming event

September 13-14, 2021: From Dictatorship to Democracy. Symposium by Invitation of the Research Project »The Berlin Administration of Justice after 1945« - with scholars and lawyers from Italy, Japan, Poland, Spain, and Germany. Program and registration here!

© GHWK Berlin, Christine Kitta