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American Scenes: WPA-Era Prints from the 1930s and 1940s By La Salle University Art Museum
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The American Scene was a vibrant artistic movement during the WPA era, a period framed by the crash of the stock market in 1929 and the escalation of American involvement in World War II around 1943.... More > To address the crisis of mass unemployment, the U.S. government instituted a series of public works programs which aimed to put Americans back to work. The exhibition catalogue presents an overview of American Scenes produced by WPA-era graphic artists – the major issues facing American artists during this period, the hardships endured and the opportunities gained through creating artworks which were relevant to, and appreciated by, a new audience of average American people. Featuring 47 artworks from La Salle University Art Museum and the WPA Collection of the Free Library of Philadelphia Print and Picture Department, this catalogue includes scholarly essays, label text and reproductions of all of the artworks included in the exhibition.< Less
Sleeping Beauty Isn't a Fairy Tale By Regine Dubono
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This book describes the experience of taking care of an adolescent with mental illness while coordinating art shows at a College Galleries. (PCC) In particular art by WPA artists at the occasion of... More > the 50th anniversary of the WPA program. (Governement subsidy of the artists under the great depression in the Roosevelt area)< Less
Sleeping Beauty Isn't a Fairy Tale, or How Mental Illness Stole My Child,A Memoir By Regine Dubono
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The story recounts the life of a curator trying to juggle her career with home life when one child has a severe emotional illness. but it is also a documentary of the art life she brought to a small... More > college in Passaic County, New Jersey and has a lot to say about how art can revitalize a city, and help one overcome the stress of daily life and in particular the pain and torment caused by having a mentally ill child in the family.< Less
SLEEPING BEAUTY Isn't a FAIRY TALE, or How Mental Illness Stole My Child,A Memoir By REGINE DUBONO
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The story recounts the life of a curator trying to juggle her career with home life when one child has a severe emotional illness. but it is also a documentary of the art life she brought to a small... More > college in Passaic County, New Jersey and has a lot to say about how art can revitalize a city, and help one overcome the stress of daily life and in particular the pain and torment caused by having a mentally ill child in the family.< Less

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