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Vera Berdich

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Name  Vera Berdich

Died  October 12, 2003
Vera Berdich Vera Berdich Artists Modernism in the New City Chicago Artists
Education  School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Vera Berdich (1915 in Cicero, Illinois – October 12, 2003 in Chicago) was an American printmaker.

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Vera Berdich Vera Berdich Artists Modernism in the New City Chicago Artists

Life

Berdich graduated from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago with a B.A. in 1946. She worked for the WPA at Hull House and taught etching at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago from 1947 to 1979. She was an influence on the Chicago Imagists group.

Her papers are held at the Archives of American Art.

Collections

Berdich's works are held in the collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum, Library of Congress, Smithsonian Institution, Museum of Modern Art, and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Exhibitions

  • 1995 "The Unquiet Eye: Vera Berdich, A Retrospective." Chicago Cultural Center
  • 2008 "Twilight Shadows", Printworks Gallery
  • 2010 "Chicago Stories: Prints and H. C. Westermann—See America First", Art Institute of Chicago
  • 2010 "On & Of Paper: Selections from the Illinois State Museum Collection", Illinois State Museum Chicago Gallery
  • References

    Vera Berdich Wikipedia


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