Barr, Norman, Audrey McMahon, Emily Genauer, and Greta Berman (essays)
Title New York City WPA Art: Then 1934-1943 and Now 1960-1977
Binding Soft cover
Book Condition Fine
Publisher New York Parsons School of Design 1977
Seller ID 13125
This catalogue includes reproductions of works in painting and sculpture done by artists of the New York City WPA shown in the November 1977 comprehensive exhibition at the Parson School of Design, New York. Each exhibiting artist is represented by one work done in the 1934-43 period and one done in his recent 1960 to 1977 period. Includes four essays: "WPA Influences" by Emily Genauer; "A General View of the Federal Art Project of the Works Progress Administration" by Audrey McMahon; "STATEMENT" by Norman Barr; "New York WPA Artists, Then and Now" by Greta Berman. 197 artists in the exhibition, most with brief statements or biographies and most with small black and white illustrations of their works.