Artists at Work - A Film on the New Deal Art Projects

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Artists at Work
A Film on the New Deal Art Projects

1981
34 mins

When President Franklin D. Roosevelt took office in 1933 during the Great Depression, nearly 10,000 artists were out of work. Over the next decade, a series of programs known as the New Deal Art Projects was developed. Under...

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Alice Neel, Chaim Gross, Edward Laning, Harry Gottlieb, Ilya Bolotowsky, Jacob Lawrence, James Brooks, Joseph Delaney, Joseph Solman, Lee Krasner, Morgan Freeman