Opening exhibit
Pepco Edison Place Gallery, Washington DC.

August 19 – September 27, 2014

Please join us for Postcards from the Trenches: Germans and Americans Visualize the Great War. The exhibit will center on ordinary soldiers, who often conveyed their experiences through “field postcards,” blank postcards distributed to soldiers at the war front on which they corresponded with their loved ones at home.

Complete information can be found at

The Pepco Edison Place Gallery is located at 702 8th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20068 (accessible via Metro Center and Gallery Place Metro stops).

Exhibit at The Printing Museum, Houston Texas

1324 W. Clay Street, Houston, Texas 77019

October 23 to February, 15, 2015.

Events at the Goethe Institute

812 7th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001


“Film Captures the Great War”


August 18, 6:30 PM:  Kaethe Kollwitz: Images of a Life

August 25, 6:30 PM: The Lost Angel (Ernst Barlach)

September 15, 6:30 PM: Paths of Glory


All films will be introduced by Prof. Marion Deshmukh (George Mason University)

Please visit the Goethe-Institut website for film ticket information.