Exhibit features painting of Holocaust survivor

RED WING -- "Light from the Yellow Star: A Lesson of Love from the Holocaust," paintings by a survivor of a Nazi concentration camp, will be exhibited starting Jan. 18 at the Anderson Center in Red Wing.

The paintings are by Robert O. Fisch, a professor of pediatrics at the University of Minnesota. Fisch is a native of Budapest, who was imprisoned by the Nazis during World War II. After the war he attended medical school and moved in 1957 to the U.S.

He has studied art at the Academy of Fine Arts in Budapest, the Walker Art Center, University of Minnesota and Minneapolis College of Art and Design. His works have been exhibited in Israel, Austria and Germany.

An opening reception for the artist will be held at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Anderson Center, 163 Tower View Drive in Red Wing. Admission is free. For more information, call (651) 388-2009.

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