Aaron Bohrod  (American, 1907-1992) 


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Aaron Bohrod, Maid in Japan


Aaron Bohrod
Maid in Japan
Robert Funk Fine Art
Aaron Bohrod, Abandonment


Aaron Bohrod
Lois Wagner Fine Arts
Aaron Bohrod, Double Triple


Aaron Bohrod
Double Triple

ACA Galleries, est. 1932
Aaron Bohrod, The Aphrodite Theme


Aaron Bohrod
The Aphrodite Theme

ACA Galleries, est. 1932
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Aaron Bohrod, Red Shoes


Aaron Bohrod
Red Shoes, 1950
crayon and ink on board


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Aaron Bohrod, Milkmaids and Crabapples


Aaron Bohrod
Milkmaids and Crabapples
oil on board


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Aaron Bohrod, Self Portrait


Aaron Bohrod
Self Portrait
oil on board


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1907   Born on November 21, 1907 in Chicago, IL
1926 - 1930   Studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL and the Art Students League, New York, NY
1930   Returned to Chicago, IL; Painted views of the city and its working class
1936   Guggenheim Fellowship
1936   Commissioned by the Works Progress Administration to paint three monumental size murals for various Illinois Post Offices
1942 - 1945   Artistic war correspondent in the European Theater for Life Magazine and also worked for the Army Corps of Engineers
1953   Bohrod devoted himself exclusively to still life painting, often using a method known as ‘trompe l’oeil’
1948 - 1973   Replaced John Steuart Curry as the second Artist-in-Residence at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
1992   Died on April 3, 1992, at the age of 84, in Madison, WI
2004   Recipient of one of the Wisconsin Visual Art Lifetime Achievement Awards (The Wisconsin Visual Art Hall of Fame)
1996   Collecting the Art of Wisconsin: The Early Years, Bergstrom-Mahler Museum, Neenah, WI
1986   Butler Institute of America, Youngstown, OH (solo)
1985   Sid Deutsch Galleries, New York, NY (solo)
1984   Charles Allis Art Library, Milwaukee, WI (solo)
1982   John Steuart Curry, Aaron Bohrod, John Wilde: Leaders in Wisconsin Art, 1936-1981, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
1981   The Neglected Era, Wichita Art Museum, Wichita, KS
1981   ACA Galleries, Naples, FL (solo)
1961   Oehlschlaeger Galleries, Sarasota, FL (solo)
1953   Oehlschlaeger Galleries, Chicago, IL (solo)
1948   Associated American Artists Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1939   Carnegie International, Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, PA
1933   Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1933   Rehn Gallery, New York, NY (solo)