Past

Special Events
The Wende Museum, Culver City, California
April 15, 2011

The Spring Salon presents a discussion about the Politics of Memory between the Romanian-born, LA-based artist Claudia “Cotrutza” French and Gail Kligman, professor of Sociology at UCLA.

Special Events
The Wende Museum, Culver City, California
January 27, 2011

The Consul General will discuss the fall of the Soviet Union, in general, and the January 20th massacre of civilians in Baku at the hands of the Soviet military.

Special Events
The Barnsdall Gallery Theater, 4800 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
October 3, 2010

Why do many Germans from the East still speak of themselves as "Ossis" and refer to their cousins from the West as "Wessis?" Will they ever really become one country?

Special Events
TASCHEN Store, 354 N. Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, CA
May 25, 2010

The Wende Museum partnered with Taschen and The German American Business Association to host a final celebration ofThe Wall Project and the release of the Museum’s Wall Project Documentary Film.  Many of the artists who participated in The Wall Project were in attendance to receive official Certificates of Appreciation from Los Angeles City Councilmember Tom LaBonge and the City of Los Angeles.

Special Events
At the Berlin Wall installation at 5900 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA
November 8, 2009

This festive event brought together the organizers, artists, sponsors and individual donors whose collective generosity and vision made The Wall Project possible.  City of Los Angeles Councilmember Tom LaBonge and Justinian Jampol, Executive Director of The Wende Museum, presided over the evening’s activities which included a performance by renowned chanteuse Ute Lemper, a DJ set by artist Shepard Fairey and a silent auction.