A Jewish Jesus: Art and Faith in the Shadow of WWII


The Adoration, Hans Feibusch (St John's Waterloo)

10:00 Welcome by Euchar Gravina, Artistic Director of the Waterloo Festival

Session I

10:10 pre-recorded address by Edmund de Waal

10:20 Emma Rose Barber: On Hans Feibusch, setting his work for St John’s and other Anglican churches in the broader context of his life and times.

10:45 Monica Bohm-Duchen: On Jewish refugee artists who came to the UK and worked for the Church and/or dealt with Christian themes, as well as non-refugee Jewish artists such as Jacob Epstein, Emmanuel Levy and Morris Kestelman and artists working outside the UK, notably Marc Chagall.

11:20 10 mins for Q&A

11:30 Welcome by Rev'd Canon Giles Goddard, Vicar of St John's Waterloo, and Claudia Fiochetti, the conservator for the Feibusch murals at St John's Waterloo

11:35 Break for 20 mins