Exhibition Opening

The Wende Museum
Culver City, California
Sunday, May 20, 12 to 5 p.m.

Join us for the opening of Promote, Tolerate, Ban: Art and Culture in Cold War Hungary, a Collaborative Initiative of the Wende Museum and the Getty Research Institute, and Socialist Flower Power: Soviet Hippie Culture.

12 and 1 p.m.: Curator-led exhibition tours

2 p.m.: Panel Discussion: Collecting the Cold War in Hungary and Russia

Hungarian-born photo historian Michael Simon speaks about the obstacles he surmounted to collect Hungarian art photography and photojournalism. Cultural historian Juliane F├╝rst explores intriguing aspects of late Soviet counterculture through her stories about gaining access to former Soviet hippies and collecting their archives.

RSVP for Panel Discussion here

3 p.m.: Opening reception

Exhibitions on view May 20 to August 26, 2018