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    • Art & the Holocaust: Understanding Aesthetic Experience as Empowerment 

      Matthews, Heather (2013-02-27)
      Professor Heather Mathews will look at what role the experience of art plays in our understanding of the Holocaust. In this session, we examine artworks as tools of empowerment, from the point of view of both the victim ...
    • The Nazi Theft of Art 

      Matthews, Heather (2012-04-30)
      Our conference opens with a focus on this dramatic case with Tacoma connections. Maria Altmann was the niece of Adele Bloch-Bauer, who was famously painted by Gustav Klimt in 1907. Five Klimt paintings owned by the Altmann ...