The Norwegian, Jewish artist is presently living in Wroclaw, Poland where she has established the Bente Kahan Foundation www.fbk.org.pl.
Under the auspices of FBK, the 200 year old White Stork Synagogue in the city was restored and completed to its former grandeur in 2010.
Today, it is a vital, contemporary center, Wroclaw Center for Jewish Culture and Education, attracting a broad Polish and international public, with Bente Kahan as its Director.
On this web page, you will be introduced to Bente Kahan’s countless dramas and concerts which focus on European Jewish heritage.
Using archival and folkloric material, she has shed new light on the past to the enjoyment and the enlightenment of her audiences.