A New Start
It’s been nearly 70 years since the end of the Second World War in Europe, and the changes and consequences that followed have now normalized into a part of everyday life. Immediately after Germany’s capitulation, nations across Europe set their sights on rebuilding and recovering from the destruction left behind. A new exhibition at the
(this page), titled 1945 – Defeat. Liberation. New Beginning, presents the simultaneous political and social developments of 11 European countries, including Germany, Austria, and Czechoslovakia directly after World War II, zooming in on the personal experiences of those who were exposed to the changes first hand. From 24 April.