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Posterity and Parks

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Presented by Kimball Art Center at Kimball Art Center, Park City UT

May 22 2015
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Aug 30 2015
Posterity and Parks

Inspired by WPA-era serigraphs (also called screenprints) used to advertise America’s national parks, Doug Leen’s work is both aesthetically and historically significant. The Work Progress Administration (WPA) was the largest and most ambitious American New Deal agency, employing millions of unemployed people to carry out public works projects during the Great Depression. Hiring artists to make advertisements for national parks was just one of many New Deal projects. Leen, a former park

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1401 Kearns Boulevard, Park City, UT 84060

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