Betty LaDuke: Early Work

This is a past event. Sunday, September 22 more dates through September 22, 2019

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education 724 N.W. Davis St., Portland, OR

Betty LaDuke: Early Work, curated by Bruce Guenther, Adjunct Curator for Special Exhibitions, features works created in the 1960s by one of Oregon’s most internationally recognized artists, Betty LaDuke, recipient of the Governors Art Award 1993. Centered in her identity as a first generation Jewish American, the early graphic works are based on memories of the vibrant street life of the immigrant neighborhoods of New York and stories from the Jewish bible. The works form a foundation for understanding the evolution of her long career as a narrative, image-based artist driven by deep social and political engagement.

Event Type

Art & Design, Exhibition, Cultural Communities



Included with museum admission.


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