Marburg! The Early Bird! | Reviews | Archive | frieze d/e

Marburger Kunstverein Like all her curatorial endeavours, Ydessa Hendeles' latest exhibition was intensely autobiographical and multilayered. The first autobiographical layer was Marburg itself, where Hendeles was born in 1948. The uni­versity town was her parents' temporary home after they survived Auschwitz (the family eventually moved to Canada, where Hendeles still lives).