Fritzi Brod

Maiden Name: 
Schermer
Variant Names: 
Fredericka Schermer Brod
Spouse: 
Oswald (Ozzie) Brod
Birth Date: 
06/16/1900
Birth Place: 
Prague, Bohemia (Czechoslovakia)
Death Date: 
12/00/1952
Death Place: 
Chicago, IL
Residences/Studios: 
Prague and Vienna
Chicago, 1924
Active In: 
Chicago
Medium: 
Block Print
Lithography
Mural
Painting
Printmaking
Subject: 
Figure
Landscape
Portrait
Style: 
Early 20th Century Modernist
Expressionism
Modernism
Exhibitions: 
Chicago Society of Artists Exhibition, AIC, 1937
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1934, 35, 37, 38, 40-45.
Detroit (MI) Institute of Art, 1939
Milwaukee (WI) Art Institute, 1939
Chicago and Vicinity Aritsts Exhibition , AIC, 1936-51 (except 1937, 45, 47)
The Room of Chicago Art: Paintings by Fritzi Brod, Joshua Kaganove, Alice Mason and Dan Palumbo, 1943
Albright Arts Gallery, 1938
Los Angeles (CA) Museum of Art, 1945
Dayton (Ohio) Art Institute, 1944.
Kansas City (MO) Art Institute, 1940.
Little Gallery, Chicago, 1932
After the Great Crash: New Deal Art in Illinois, Illinois State Museum, Springfield (IL), 1983
New Woman in Chicago, 1910-45: Paintings from Illinois Collections, Rockford (IL) College and Illinois State Museum, 1993-94
Awards: 
Medal, Chicago Society of Artists, 1937 & 1938
Memberships: 
Chicago Society of Artists
Arts Club of Chicago
Philadelphia (PA) Pr Club
Philadelphia (PA) Water Color Club
Chicago Women's Salon
Collections: 
Vanderpoel Collection, Beverly, IL
New York Public Library.
Millikin University, Decatur, IL
Philadelphia (PA) Museum of Art
Other Occupations: 
Author 200 Motifs and Designs, 1945 and Flowers in Nature and Design, 1946
WPA/FAP
Biography: 
See biography of Fritzi Brod at http://www.chicagomodern.org/artists/fritzi_brod/