German-Jewish Poster Exhibition

Survival and revival – Jews in Germany today

His Excellency The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret’d), Governor of NSW

Dr Michael Abrahams-Sprod, Professor Konrad Kwiet, Dr Avril Alba, and guest

The German Consulate of Sydney joined with the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies and B’nai B’rith NSW to host the opening of a unique poster exhibition at the Shalom Institute highlighting the stories of Jewish people living in Germany today.

The exhibition comprises a series of posters – each one providing photographs, quotes and the biography of a diverse selection from Germany’s Jewish population. The poster subjects range from film-makers, writers, dancers and artists to rabbis, entrepreneurs and teachers.

Guest speakers: German Ambassador┬áDr Anna Elisabeth Prinz, B’nai B’rith NSW President Anna Marks OAM, NSW Jewish Board of Deputies President Jeremy Spinak, German Consul General of Sydney Lothar Freischlader, NSW Governor General David John Hurley AC DSC and Dr Michael Abrahams-Sprod.

Photo Gallery (Giselle Haber photography)

Speech by NSW Jewish Board of Deputies President Jeremy Spinak