Barbara Loftus: The Distanced Observer

A two volume limited-edition study of testimony, excavation and interpretation by the painter and film-maker Barbara Loftus, with essays by art historian Dr. Deborah Schultz and Exile Studies specialist Prof.em Lutz Winckler.

This deeply personal work of performative post-memory, the product of 25 years researching the lost world of her German-Jewish inheritance, is accompanied by the voices of writers who reflected on their experience of the darkest period of 20th century history.

Consisting of 272 pages in a slipcase, profusely illustrated with artworks, film-stills, photographs and contextual material.

© Barbara Loftus
Published in England, 2022 by Scrutineer Publishing
ISBN: 978-0-9534080-7-8

Review copies are available as PDFs. Email Barbara for further details.