Colonia Santa Rosa – a Polish refuge in Mexico

polish refugees in mexicoA lesser known story of Polish refugees in WWII is the story of Colonia Santa Rosa in Mexico. I came across this story about the same time I read Greg Archer’s Grace Revealed. I realized I knew little of the fate of Polish refugees, including thousands of orphans, deported by Stalin, or of the various countries who offered refuge to thousands of Polish refugees.

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The Intriguing Art of Robert Sutz

katrina and robert sutz portraitArtist and sculptor Robert Sutz, of Scottsdale Arizona, has been creating art for over 60 years, per his count. Since 2000 his passion has been creating life masks of Holocaust survivors to preserve their memory and story. Sutz’ father lost his entire family to the Nazi’s. Though well-known in local art circles and the Holocaust survivor community, I was first introduced to his art this past April by pure chance.

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