jump to navigation

It’s Finally Here! June 9, 2010

Posted by cbuchanan in Uncategorized.
trackback

The WPA show, “Signs for Our Time,” arrives this Friday, and I can’t wait for you to see all of the great pieces from all of the artists. Everyone took the WPA poster concept and interpreted it in all kinds of intriguing and sometimes unexpected ways. Most of the “posters” are really one-of-a-kind art pieces–occasionally on wood and even fabric–and you’re going to see some by artists who have never shown their work at Naked Art before. Then there’s the functional art, which I created. In all, I made about 40 pieces for this show, including three of the posters.

While you’re waiting for Friday night, take a look at these links to get a feel for the real WPA and its posters and other projects:

WPA Posters at the Library of Congress: Site 1Site 2
WPA Posters on Flickr
The WPA in Jefferson County (from the B’ham Public Library)

Hopefully I’ll see you Friday or Saturday! Be sure to stop by, say hi, and let me know what you think of the show.

Friday, June 11: 5:00-9:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 12: 1:00-6:00 p.m.
Naked Art Gallery, 3815 Clairmont Ave., Birmingham
(next to Silvertron in Forest Park)

Advertisements

Comments»

No comments yet — be the first.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: