Exhibition - Lessing Presents Lessing
LESSING PRESENTS LESSING
Shown as part of the exhibition
ERICH LESSING. ANDREW MEZVINSKY. THE JEWISH MUSEUM VIENNA ON 52ND STREET
Tuesday, September 29 2015 - Sunday, January 3 2016
Austrian Cultural Forum New York, 11 East 52nd Street, New York, NY 10022
The pictures by the Austrian photographer Erich Lessing are world famous. Lessing's family was persecuted and deported from Vienna. He himself managed to flee to Palestine and was able to make a career of the hobby of his youth. He started working as a photographer, and after his return to Austria he became a photo reporter for Associated...