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WPA Poster Project: Promoting Our Parks

From 1938 to 1941, the National Park Service employed WPA-FAP artists to create silk-screen promotional posters for national parks. Only 14 designs were created before the project was suspended with the onset of World War II. Of the 14 parks posters produced, few survived ... More

Classic Covers: Artistic License

The theme for the March/April issue of the Post is “Art in America,” and we have found that our Post cover artists loved painting…other artists! We found some fun paintings of paintings or painters painting. Are you with us so far? ... More
Ellen Pyle and Children

Classic Covers: Ellen Pyle

The first career retrospective of Ellen Pyle’s art will be on display from August 1, 2009, to January 2, 2010, at the Delaware Art Museum. The exhibit features 45 paintings in addition to photographs, magazines, and personal memorabilia. ... More