Scholarship at Ben Uri
Ben Uri has, at its core, a commitment to accessible scholarship across all levels of academia. To review a wide range of research papers and exhibition catalogues please see our Published Scholarship page.
Ben Uri Research Unit
For your interest, click here to find a comprehensive list of
Sarah MacDougall's publications
Rachel Dickson's publications
Ben Uri is a registered British charity (280389). We seek and need your donations to be able to fund and expand our work across our 3 principal and distinctive areas of public benefit being:
Research and digitally record the Jewish and immigrant contribution to British visual culture since 1900 - including the current;
Research and commission collection inspired art interventions for the over 70s to enrich their quality of life through digital channels;
Develop our pioneering first full scale virtual museum and research centre to maximise engagement across a global digital audience.
Books Available to download
Arrival Cities: Migrating Artists and New Metropolitan Topographies in the 20th Century. By kind permission of the authors. Including a chapter 'Mapping Finchleystrasse, Mitteleuropa in North West London', contributed by Rachel Dickson and Sarah MacDougall. Open access book information here. Download PDF of books here.
Eds., Burcu Dogramaci, Mareike Hetschold, Laura Karp Lugo, Rachel Lee, Helene Roth, 'Arrival Cities: Migrating Artists and New Metropolitan Topographies in the 20th Century' (Leuven, 2020).
Articles available to download
An excerpt from Leo Koenig's Yiddish little magazine Renesans (1920). By kind permission of author. Download article PDF here.
Genre and Nationalism: Boris Schatz and his school by Ira Rezak, MD. By kind permission of author. Download in PDF here.
Ira Rezak, (2005), Médailles
'Insiders/Outsiders': The Ben Uri Art Society and Émigré Artists, 1933-1945. Speaker: Rachel Dickson for the Institute of Modern Languages Research at The 'Insiders/Outsiders' Festival 2019. By kind permission of IMLR. Watch lecture here.