• Israeli Artist Steals Auschwitz Relics for Controversial Exhibition

    8 days ago - By Tablet Magazine

    Rotem Bidas is a 27-year-old Israeli art student and the granddaughter of Holocaust survivors. She visited Auschwitz six times. And each time, she took a little piece of the camp back home with her: small tin pots, a metal screw, a few shards of glass, even a sign warning visitors against removing any artifacts from the museum's grounds. Now, these bits of found art are the centerpiece of Bidas' controversial exhibition , her final project before graduating from Beit Berl College, one of Israel's foremost art schools.
    “I felt this is something I had to do,” Bidas told the Israeli news site...
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