Art for the People

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Presented by Broward County Library at Broward Main Library, Fort Lauderdale FL

Aug 22
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Nov 26
Art for the People

Posters of the WPA

During the Great Depression, The Federal Art Project of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) was created to employ as many as 10,000 artists across the country in creating public art such as promotional pieces. The posters of the WPA are examples of such works.

Posters are a powerful public art form. During the 1930’s and early 40’s, the WPA posters were designed to publicize exhibits, community activities, theatrical productions, and health and educational programs. They could be found

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Event is free to the public during library hours.

Contact: 9543578243

Email: lmjackson@broward.org

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Library hours MWF 10-6, TW 12-8

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Broward Main Library

100 South Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

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