Holocaust Museum

May 21st 2017 - Permanent

Overview

T he Museum featured Michael Izrael Galmer’s stunning piece “Tears of the Holocaust” in 2017 to a large, emotional audience. The work displayed was inspired by the artist’s grandchildren’s queries about the meaning of the Holocaust; the sculpture depicts the rebirth, regrowth and strengthening that follows tragedy and frames in a positive light the importance of encouraging the young in their resilient battle against the hardships they will face in life.

Gallery

'Tears of the Holocaust' sterling silver & 24K gold sculpture by Michael Galmer.
Tears of the Holocaust
Sterling silver, gold leaf, bronze.
H: 30" W: 53" Y: 2016
Close-up of the 'Tears of the Holocaust' sterling silver & 24K gold sculpture by Michael Galmer.
Close-up of the 'Tears of the Holocaust' sterling silver & 24K gold sculpture by Michael Galmer.
Close-up of the 'Tears of the Holocaust' sterling silver & 24K gold sculpture by Michael Galmer.

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