This is a past event.
todayincs_011410magnum.jpg

By the People, For the People: New Deal Prints from the 1930s & 1940s 

When: Jan. 11-Feb. 26 2010

It's hard to believe, in this era of corporate bailouts, that there was once a time when tax dollars went to actual individuals willing to work for the money. While providing millions of construction jobs that transformed our national infrastructure, the Depression-era Work Projects Administration also funded thousands of artists, from Walker Evans to Jackson Pollock, who helped forge a uniquely American cultural identity. CSU-Pueblo's By the People, For the People: New Deal Prints from the 1930s & 1940s has brought a selection of WPA works to the Capps Capozzolo Academic Center for the Arts (2200 Bonforte Blvd., Pueblo). The exhibit, which runs through Feb. 26, will also include an extensive list of WPA-funded sites in Pueblo. There'll also be a lecture and reception from 5 to 7 tomorrow, Jan. 15. Visit tiny.cc/6K8Bm for more. — Bill Forman

Map

Reviews/comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a review


Roll over stars and click to rate.

Today | Thu | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon | Tue

All of today's events | Staff Picks

Nearby

All content © Copyright 2017, The Colorado Springs Independent

Website powered by Foundation