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This is America: Art and American Culture

February 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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An event every 3 months that begins at 10:00 am on day 16 of the month, repeating indefinitely

Session 1: February 16 Depictions of the American Dream

What is an “American” scene? What is the American dream and how has the visual representation changed over time? Has the American tolerance for art declined as advertising space increasingly controls the spaces where art once was?♦

  • February  16:  Depictions of the American Dream, featuring Rockwell et al
  • March 16:  Early Abstraction
  • April 20:  Public Art:  Murals, Installations, and Graffiti
  • May 18: “Women’s Work” and Found Objects – Recycle, Repurpose, Reframe


February 16
10:00 am - 11:30 am
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