Memorial to Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, view of ghetto uprising monument

Title

Memorial to Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, view of ghetto uprising monument
Landscape and Memory

Subject

holocaust; memorials; public art

Description

This project was funded by Bernard and Anne Spitzer Travel Fellowship for research projects involving travel abroad and incorporating the study of architecture, landscape architecture, or urbanism.
I chose to study Holocaust Memorials due to the range of projects, approaches in design aesthetic, and reactions. The projects demonstrate how architecture can, is, should be, and could be integrated into our understanding of landscape. Issues of symbolism, perception, and procession will be assessed along site – definition of landscape is modified by historic events and memories. I hope to raise awareness about how architecture can be more effective in relating to landscape: history and memory. Since site retain the ruin and intervention of human culture, it is important to understand how to bridge the past, present, and future.

Creator

Blyakher, Filipp
Rapoport, Nathan

Date

1948

Rights

This image is under copyright. You need to contact copyright owners for any commercial or non-commercial uses. Contact information: digital@ccny.cuny.edu.
Filipp Blyakher

Type

Sculpture and Installations

Identifier

T0082

Coverage

Warsaw, Poland

Files

13448581-Warsaw-Heros-Memorial06.jpg

Citation

Blyakher, Filipp and Rapoport, Nathan, “Memorial to Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, view of ghetto uprising monument,” Spitzer School of Architecture, accessed February 21, 2024, http://digitalscholarship.ccny.cuny.edu/architecture/items/show/1010.

Image Viewer

Click below to view an image using the Zoom.it viewer.

Item Relations

This item has no relations.