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Uncovered &\; R ediscovered is an evolving eight-part exhibit that explores t he Chicago Jewish experience. The exhibit unfolds over time in a series of intimate chapters (each on display for 3-6 months in the ground floor vesti bule of the Spertus building).

Exhibit admission\, inclu ding a multi-media screening station on the second floor\, is free.
This chapter shares the work of an influential group of Jewish artists active in Chicago between 1920 and 1945. Predominately Eastern Eur opean immigrants or first generation Americans\, many began their careers d uring the Great Depression as painters for the Works Progress Administratio n (WPA). The Modernists\, as they were called\, painted from personal exper ience and were influenced by the energy of Chicago's growing metropolis. Se e works by Todros Geller\, A. Raymond Katz\, Mitchell Siporin\, Fritzi Brod \, and others\, and learn the stories of places they gathered including Hul l House\, the Jewish People's Institute\, and Around the Palette (the forer unner of the American Jewish Artists Club).

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