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Title

Nie weder! / Never again!

Object Name

Wall Hanging

Maker

Drahota, Heidi (Primary maker)

Date Made

2015
2015

Place Made

Germany
Germany

Description

Created for an exhibition in the Netherlands in May 2015 to mark 70 years since the end of the Second World War. This textile depicts a scene at Auschwitz. Heidi said that, '70 years ago the people of Germany were liberated from National Socialism. Now, 70 years later, I want to remind (the world) that these things must never happen again.'

Materials

cotton

Place Collected

Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland

Date Collected

2022
2022

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2023.3.12

Copyright

© Conflict Textiles, Photograph by Heidi Drahota.