REDISCOVER Rediscover, expose and exploit the concealed Jewish heritage of the Danube Region

  • REDISCOVER - Book review of the gorgeous Windows of Celebration
    - 05-11-2020
    Book review of the gorgeous Windows of Celebration

    There is no better thing in the world when your efforts "pays-off" and we are really feel sorry for the impossibility of the translation, but we can't put Zsolt Kácsor's superlatives other way but Hungarian as he wrote them: párját ritkítóan...

  • REDISCOVER - Forgotten Faces: 12+1 Legendary Figures from the Jewish Past of Szeged
    - 26-10-2020
    Forgotten Faces: 12+1 Legendary Figures from the Jewish Past of Szeged

    Date: 2-6 November Place: Kaluzál Square Szeged, Hungary The exhibition Forgotten Faces aims at displaying those influential Jewish-born persons who lived and worked in Szeged or have close connection to the city. Did you know that the...

  • REDISCOVER - Testing Workshop - 5th partner meeting
    - 19-10-2020
    Testing Workshop - 5th partner meeting

    The next partner meeting in line was the Testing Workshop combined with the 5th partner meeting. It was an unusual meeting since originally the Rediscover partnership was supposed to meet in Kotor, Montenegro, but due to the Covid pandemic, the...

  • REDISCOVER - Days of Jewish Culture in Murska Sobota
    - 05-10-2020
    Days of Jewish Culture in Murska Sobota

    Thanks to the Rediscover project, Institute for Culture, Tourism and Sport Murska Sobota organised the first edition of „Days of Jewish Culture in Murska Sobota” and included it in the European Days of Jewish Culture 2020 framework. The series of...

  • REDISCOVER - Mobil app of JCH in Banja Luka
    - 22-09-2020
    Mobil app of JCH in Banja Luka

    Since JCH is destroyed in Banja Luka, our partners would like to present where it used to be and how it used to look like. With this app you can look around and enjoy visiting locations of JCH in Banja Luka. Here's a sneak...

  • REDISCOVER - Adventures in Jewish culture - talkshow series
    - 04-09-2020
    Adventures in Jewish culture - talkshow series

    Rediscover project partner, Szeged TOUR is happy to announce a talkshow series names Adventures in Jewish culture during the autumn in Szeged. As part of the series, they invite several well-known people and artists who "testify" about the impact...

  • REDISCOVER - Exhibition of Lipót Baumhorn's work
    - 03-08-2020
    Exhibition of Lipót Baumhorn's work

    An exhibition of the work of Lipót Baumhorn has opened in the Somogyi Library in Szeged. Here's a sneek peek of the exhibition's items, but go and enjoy it personally. It will be available until 27th August on the ground-floor of the...

  • REDISCOVER - Baumhorn 2020 - Remembering Lipót Baumhorn
    - 22-07-2020
    Baumhorn 2020 - Remembering Lipót Baumhorn

    The series of Lipót Baumhorn's synagogues continues. After the Szeged Synagogue, his masterpiece Baumhorn planned more synagogues in the area of the former Austro-Hungarian Monarchy. The synagogue of Cegléd with stylistic elements of the...

  • REDISCOVER - Windows of Celebration
    - 10-07-2020
    Windows of Celebration

    Project REDICOVER: expose and exploit the concealed Jewish heritage of the Danube Region aims at capitalizing on this legacy by creating value in social cohesion, tourism potential and cultural abundance. Following the aims of the project, we...

  • REDISCOVER - Remembering of the Holocaust in Szeged
    - 29-06-2020
    Remembering of the Holocaust in Szeged

    On June 25, 1944 the first wagon left Szeged, with 90-100 person/wagon. The train took Jews including many children and women, to the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp. On 27 and 28 June other trains started and 8600 of our Hungarian Jewish...

  • REDISCOVER - Baumhorn 2020 - Remembering Lipót Baumhorn
    - 22-06-2020
    Baumhorn 2020 - Remembering Lipót Baumhorn

    Since 2020 marks the 160th anniversary of Lipót Baumhorn's birth, we would like to commemorate his work with a series of posts. During this year we will introduce his synagogues and most famous residential and commercial buildings. We have...

  • REDISCOVER - We mourn the passing of Aunt Szidi
    - 16-03-2020
    We mourn the passing of Aunt Szidi

    It is with our deepest sorrow that we inform you of the passing of Aunt Szidi, our beloved member of the Jewish Community in Szeged. Aunt Szidi, the former head of the Jewish Nursing Home in Szeged was 95 years old. Mrs Szidónia Krausz Herman...

  • REDISCOVER - Thematic Routes Workshop – partner meeting in Banja Luka
    - 13-03-2020
    Thematic Routes Workshop – partner meeting in Banja Luka

    The Rediscover partnership held its usual half-yearly partner meeting in Banja Luka in February. Originally the meeting was planned to be a two-day meeting, but since the project arrived at the most crucial phase of implementation, the...

  • REDISCOVER - THE NEOLOG SYNAGOGUE OF FABRIC DISTRICT - TIMIȘOARA
    - 02-03-2020
    THE NEOLOG SYNAGOGUE OF  FABRIC  DISTRICT - TIMIȘOARA

    The Neolog Synagogue of Fabric District Timișoara, was built in the year 1898, by the prosperous local Jewish Community of the town quarter, which at that time declared itself as a Status Quo Ante Community. This meant that they did not want to...

  • REDISCOVER - Remembering Lipót Baumhorn
    - 10-02-2020
    Remembering Lipót Baumhorn

    Since 2020 marks the 160th anniversary of Lipót Baumhorn's birth, we would like to commemorate his work with a series of posts. During this year we will introduce his synagogues and most famous residential and commercial buildings. Lipót...

  • REDISCOVER - Life and work of Otti Berger
    - 30-01-2020
    Life and work of Otti Berger

    On Sunday, January 26, upon the occasion of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the Jewish Community of Osijek organised the lecture and presentation of life and work of Otti Berger, a famous Croatian Bauhaus designer of Jewish origin, born...

  • REDISCOVER - Visit to the Holocaust Memorial Center
    - 24-01-2020
    Visit to the Holocaust Memorial Center

    On 15th January Lead Partner of the Rediscover project visited the Holocaust Memorial Center that is one of the few institutions in the world, established by the state that focuses entirely on Holocaust research and education. You can learn more...

  • REDISCOVER - Rediscover and Jewish Heritage Europe
    - 13-12-2019
    Rediscover and Jewish Heritage Europe

    On 9 December Ruth Ellen Gruber the coordinator of the Jewish Heritage Europe portal was our guest in Szeged. She told us it was quite a while since she had been to Szeged, but it was good to be back. We walk around the city center on our way to...

  • REDISCOVER - Pictures from the black box – hiding photos of Judit Kárász
    - 09-12-2019
    Pictures from the black box – hiding photos of Judit Kárász

    Pictures from the black box – hiding photos of Judit Kárászare displayed in 2B Galery in Budapest (47 Ráday Str., distr. IX.) until December 23. Little is known about Judit Kárász’s outstanding work as a sociophotographer; however, her legacy...

  • REDISCOVER - Product Development Workshop - Osijek partner meeting
    - 05-11-2019
    Product Development Workshop - Osijek partner meeting

    The following partner meeting was held in Osijek. Rediscover partnership made progress implementing the activities. And beside all of our thematic work the project's first year review was also delivered by the JS. Our controller was satisfied...

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