New Synagogue, Heidelberg

Neue Synagoge, Häusserstraße, Heidelberg


For the New Synagogue in Heidelberg, Brian designed the ten stained glass windows and mosaic Torah shrine, in a building by architect Alfred Jacoby (who Brian had first collaborated with in 1988 for the Holocaust Memorial Synagogue in Darmstadt ) inaugurated in 1994. Awarded the BDA (Bund Deutscher Architekten) 'Auszeichnung guter Bauten' 1996.

" The impressive blue glass windows in the prayer hall of the synagogue come from the English artist Brian Clarke, who achieved international fame with his stained glass. Four of the eight windows are decorated with Hebrew inscriptions from the Book of Moses.  Jüdische Allgemeine