This exhibition highlights the work and life of poet and artist Ava Kadishson Schieber. Kadishson Schieber was born Jewish in Novi Sad, Yugoslavia, in 1926 and survived the Shoah in hiding. Throughout her life she has created work in many different mediums; this exhibition focuses on her poems and illustrations, along with personal items that illuminate the evolution of her art alongside historical events. She is the author of Present Past (2016) and Soundless Roar (2002), both multi-genre collections published by Northwestern University Press. 

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 – Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Poetry Foundation
61 West Superior Street
Free admission