Summer 2013 Exhibitions: Washington Art Matters 1940s to 1980s

, Katzen Museum Third Floor Exhibition

Updated 10/11/13

Washington Art Matters 1940s–1980s
This exhibition tells the history of Washington art from the 1940s through the 1980s. Some 80 artists were selected to represent what was best of Washington art over five decades. This documentation is based upon the book 'Washington Art Matters, Art Life in the Capital: 1940-1990', written by Jean Lawler Cohen, Elizabeth Tebow, Sidney Lawrence, and Benjamin Forgey.

Robert Newmann, For Pierre L'Enfant, 1978. sandblasted image of DC map at 1328 NY Ave NW at 73 x 94 ft.
American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
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