Designing the Exhibition: the challenges and the solutions | Archives  de la Shoah | Scoop.it

Prof. Chanan de Lange is former Head of the Department of Industrial Design at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem and, together with architect Tal de Lange, heads the prominent Studio de Lange that has been involved in a large variety of industrial and private projects. Prof. de Lange was appointed by Yad Vashem to coordinate the layout of the new Jewish exhibition at the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum. In a special interview preceding the opening of the new exhibition, Prof. De Lange described the complex process of designing the space together with the Studio's team and Project Manager Shirley Marco, as well as the ideas that lie behind its unique "Book of Names," which they also create