Sunday, September 21 2:00 p.m.
Temple Beth Israel
3601 West Dempster Street, Skokie
Director, Koehnline Museum of Art, Oakton Community College
In 1937, a group of Chicago area artists created a portfolio of woodcuts as a fundraising project for Biro-Bidjan, the Jewish autonomous region in the USSR. These 14 artists were also active in the WPA. The woodcuts variously reflect the past and the present, oppression and optimism.
This will be a PowerPoint presentation.
EACH PROGRAM FOLLOWED BY A SOCIAL HOUR WITH KOSHER PASTRIES
GENERAL ADMISSION $10 PER PERSON
SOCIETY MEMBERS AND HOST CONGREGATION MEMBERS FREE
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