Museum of Jewish Heritage

Exhibit design for temporary exhibit about Emma Lazarusthe Museum of Jewish Heritage in NY. Known for more than a century as the author of the lines “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free…,” the poet Emma Lazarus gave voice to the Statue of Liberty and generations of newcomers to America. The However, few people know her fascinating story, her Sephardic background, her American roots, and her work for Jewish causes and a Jewish homeland.