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January 2023

FIU Jewish Museum presents The Kindness of One

January 2
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until February 5, 2023

Florida International University-Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139 United States

In the exhibition The Kindness of One, Dutch photographer Margaret Lansink and poet René van Hulst contemplate the great potential within a single person’s act of kindness. The couple was inspired by events in 1940, during World War II, when the Dutch Consul-General in Kaunas (Lithuania), Jan Zwartendijk, took personal action and began issuing visas for the island of Curaçao in the Dutch Caribbean for the Jewish community trapped in Kaunas. In only two weeks, he issued 2,345 visas and saved…

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FIU Jewish Museum presents The Kindness of One

January 18
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until February 5, 2023

Florida International University-Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139 United States

In the exhibition The Kindness of One, Dutch photographer Margaret Lansink and poet René van Hulst contemplate the great potential within a single person’s act of kindness. The couple was inspired by events in 1940, during World War II, when the Dutch Consul-General in Kaunas (Lithuania), Jan Zwartendijk, took personal action and began issuing visas for the island of Curaçao in the Dutch Caribbean for the Jewish community trapped in Kaunas. In only two weeks, he issued 2,345 visas and saved…

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February 2023

FIU Jewish Museum presents The Kindness of One

February 3
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until February 5, 2023

Florida International University-Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139 United States

In the exhibition The Kindness of One, Dutch photographer Margaret Lansink and poet René van Hulst contemplate the great potential within a single person’s act of kindness. The couple was inspired by events in 1940, during World War II, when the Dutch Consul-General in Kaunas (Lithuania), Jan Zwartendijk, took personal action and began issuing visas for the island of Curaçao in the Dutch Caribbean for the Jewish community trapped in Kaunas. In only two weeks, he issued 2,345 visas and saved…

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January 2023

FIU Jewish Museum presents The Kindness of One

January 3
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until February 5, 2023

Florida International University-Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139 United States

In the exhibition The Kindness of One, Dutch photographer Margaret Lansink and poet René van Hulst contemplate the great potential within a single person’s act of kindness. The couple was inspired by events in 1940, during World War II, when the Dutch Consul-General in Kaunas (Lithuania), Jan Zwartendijk, took personal action and began issuing visas for the island of Curaçao in the Dutch Caribbean for the Jewish community trapped in Kaunas. In only two weeks, he issued 2,345 visas and saved…

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FIU Jewish Museum presents The Kindness of One

January 19
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until February 5, 2023

Florida International University-Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139 United States

In the exhibition The Kindness of One, Dutch photographer Margaret Lansink and poet René van Hulst contemplate the great potential within a single person’s act of kindness. The couple was inspired by events in 1940, during World War II, when the Dutch Consul-General in Kaunas (Lithuania), Jan Zwartendijk, took personal action and began issuing visas for the island of Curaçao in the Dutch Caribbean for the Jewish community trapped in Kaunas. In only two weeks, he issued 2,345 visas and saved…

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February 2023

FIU Jewish Museum presents The Kindness of One

February 4
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until February 5, 2023

Florida International University-Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139 United States

In the exhibition The Kindness of One, Dutch photographer Margaret Lansink and poet René van Hulst contemplate the great potential within a single person’s act of kindness. The couple was inspired by events in 1940, during World War II, when the Dutch Consul-General in Kaunas (Lithuania), Jan Zwartendijk, took personal action and began issuing visas for the island of Curaçao in the Dutch Caribbean for the Jewish community trapped in Kaunas. In only two weeks, he issued 2,345 visas and saved…

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January 2023

FIU Jewish Museum presents The Kindness of One

January 4
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until February 5, 2023

Florida International University-Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139 United States

In the exhibition The Kindness of One, Dutch photographer Margaret Lansink and poet René van Hulst contemplate the great potential within a single person’s act of kindness. The couple was inspired by events in 1940, during World War II, when the Dutch Consul-General in Kaunas (Lithuania), Jan Zwartendijk, took personal action and began issuing visas for the island of Curaçao in the Dutch Caribbean for the Jewish community trapped in Kaunas. In only two weeks, he issued 2,345 visas and saved…

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FIU Jewish Museum presents The Kindness of One

January 20
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until February 5, 2023

Florida International University-Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139 United States

In the exhibition The Kindness of One, Dutch photographer Margaret Lansink and poet René van Hulst contemplate the great potential within a single person’s act of kindness. The couple was inspired by events in 1940, during World War II, when the Dutch Consul-General in Kaunas (Lithuania), Jan Zwartendijk, took personal action and began issuing visas for the island of Curaçao in the Dutch Caribbean for the Jewish community trapped in Kaunas. In only two weeks, he issued 2,345 visas and saved…

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February 2023

FIU Jewish Museum presents The Kindness of One

February 5
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until February 5, 2023

Florida International University-Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139 United States

In the exhibition The Kindness of One, Dutch photographer Margaret Lansink and poet René van Hulst contemplate the great potential within a single person’s act of kindness. The couple was inspired by events in 1940, during World War II, when the Dutch Consul-General in Kaunas (Lithuania), Jan Zwartendijk, took personal action and began issuing visas for the island of Curaçao in the Dutch Caribbean for the Jewish community trapped in Kaunas. In only two weeks, he issued 2,345 visas and saved…

Find out more »

January 2023

FIU Jewish Museum presents The Kindness of One

January 5
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until February 5, 2023

Florida International University-Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139 United States

In the exhibition The Kindness of One, Dutch photographer Margaret Lansink and poet René van Hulst contemplate the great potential within a single person’s act of kindness. The couple was inspired by events in 1940, during World War II, when the Dutch Consul-General in Kaunas (Lithuania), Jan Zwartendijk, took personal action and began issuing visas for the island of Curaçao in the Dutch Caribbean for the Jewish community trapped in Kaunas. In only two weeks, he issued 2,345 visas and saved…

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