Vera Berdich

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Vera Berdich (1915 Cicero, Illinois – October 12, 2003 Chicago) was an American printmaker.[1]

Life[edit]

She graduated from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago with a B.A. in 1946. She worked for the WPA at Hull House.[2] She taught etching at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago from 1947 to 1979.[3] She influenced the Chicago Imagists group.

Her papers are held at the Archives of American Art.[4]

Exhibitions[edit]

  • 1995 "The Unquiet Eye: Vera Berdich, A Retrospective." Chicago Cultural Center[5]
  • 2008 "Twilight Shadows", Printworks Gallery
  • 2010 "Chicago Stories: Prints and H. C. Westermann—See America First", The Art Institute of Chicago
  • 2010 "On & Of Paper: Selections from the Illinois State Museum Collection", Illinois State Museum Chicago Gallery [6]

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