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

  • 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...

  • REDISCOVER - Shalom Jerusalem - Jewish Festival in Timisoara
    - 12-09-2019
    Shalom Jerusalem - Jewish Festival in Timisoara

    This year was a special one for Timisoara and for its Jewish Community. On September 1, 2019, the city hosted the first edition of the Jewish Festival "Shalom Jerusalem" Timisoara. The event was organized by the Jewish Community of Timisoara,...

  • REDISCOVER - Shalom Jerusalem - Jewish festival in Timisoara
    - 21-08-2019

    We are delighted to invite you to the first Jewish festival in Timisoara. The festival will take place on 1st of September, starting at 10.00 local time. The program will include the show of the Jewish Theatre from Bucharest with a famous...

  • REDISCOVER - 160th birthday of synagogue’s architect Lipót Baumhorn
    - 08-08-2019
    160th birthday of synagogue’s architect Lipót Baumhorn

    Next year will be the 160th anniversary of Lipót Baumhorn Jewish architect's birthday. He designed many buildings in many cities along the Danube. One of his buildings is the Szeged Synagouge. During the design process he wrote letters to rabbi...

  • REDISCOVER - COMPETITION IN THE DAY CENTER OF THE LOCAL COMMUNITY IN TIMISOARA
    - 09-07-2019
    COMPETITION IN THE DAY CENTER OF THE LOCAL COMMUNITY IN TIMISOARA

    There were two contests held for elderly people from the Day Center in Timisoara in May: one of dessert ornaments and one of glass-painting. Contests always animate and delight the elderly. This kind of activities and their weekly meetings are...

  • REDISCOVER - Szeged Jewish Community Archives - Cataloging, Indexing and partly Digitization
    - 02-07-2019

    In this article Rediscover project would like to give a glimpse of another project dealing with Jewish heritage in Hungary, Szeged. This project seeks to catalog, index and partly (ca. 15 meters out of a total of 25 meters) digitize the...

  • REDISCOVER - Inventory Workshops within Rediscover partnership
    - 06-06-2019
    Inventory Workshops within Rediscover partnership

    During the spring Rediscover project’s second thematic work package has begun. WP4 focuses on tourism product development, harmonisation and integration of attractions identified in WP3. There will be 3 product development workshops in this WP:...

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