All posts by Deborah Jaffé
An effect of the isolation enforced by the pandemic has been limits to my concentration. But I did manage to do a few lockdown paintings and drawings in the long months and now some clay tablets. These will be shown at the Kingsgate Open Studios 24-25 July 2021
Britain’s Best Selling Toys
Winter Open Studios
Memories of the Future
Read Andrew Dewdney’s review of Memories of the Future in the Journal of Design History (OUP February 2019)
The Toys that made Christmas
Inside Hamleys on Channel5 TV was aired on 16 December. View it and listen to Deborah’s contribution to the programme about this iconic toy shop.
Transient Memory Series
I’ll be showing new pieces in the Transient Memory Series at Kingsgate Winter Show on 23-25 November.; 110-116 Kingsgate Road, London NW6 2JG
Kingsgate Winter Show
To mark the 80th anniversary of the dreadful events of Kristallnacht in November 1938, the Wiener Library have included a photograph of my father in Berlin and two letters between him and his sister in their exhibition, SHATTERED: Pogrom, November 1938. This is all further evidence that ‘family’ papers are testament to historical events.