NEW YORK – SEPTEMBER 12: Artist Svetlana Bovrushkina paints while restoring the Eldridge Street Synagogue, a National Historic Landmark, in the Lower East Side September 12, 2007 in New York City. The synagogue was completed in 1887 and is the first building in the U.S. designed and built to be a synagogue by eastern European Jews. The Eldridge Street Project?s $16 million restoration campaign is scheduled to be completed in December. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)