Documenting and Presenting the Posters of the WPA
(U.S. Works Progress Administration 1936 -1943)
EVENTS & EXHIBITS
Upcoming Exhibit & Events
First West Coast Exhibit!
Jan 31 - Feb 9, 2020
MutMuz Gallery, Los Angeles
Join MutMuz Gallery for an exhibit of original WPA posters from the 1930s & 40s that promoted public programs, shared values and everyday American culture. Many in the exhibit have not been on public display for more than 80 years.
From the collections of Henry Vizcarra, Ennis Carter & Posters for the People.
Friday, January 31, 2020 • 5:00 pm
WPA Poster exhibit/talk with Ennis Carter, curator & author of Posters for the People
New Deal Film Festival
January 31 - February 9, 2020
See WPA film footage & New Deal propaganda
Hands-On Screenprinting Workshop
Saturday, February 1st • Saturday, February 8th
12pm - 4pm
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See more daily event details here
Past Exhibits & Events
Posters for the People at Cabrini University Grace & Joseph Gorevin Fine Arts Gallery
Ennis Carter gives an "offering" to students of self-directed education model Philly ALC School, 2018
Posters for the People at Peters Valley School of Craft inside Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area 2016/2017
FDR Four Freedoms Park Community Book Talk & Silkscreen Printing Workshop Spring 2015
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Posters for the People now has a permanent home! When the exhibit isn't on the road, you can see originals, reproductions and the New Deal film festival here. Books and reproductions available too. Get more info & hours here.
Silkscreen Printing Workshop FDR Library Hyde Park NY Spring 2014
Posters for the People Exhibit National Constitution Center Philadelphia PA 2009
New Deal Film Festival in Collaboration with Andrew Ferrett Magic Gardens Philadelphia PA 2008
Rahway Arts District Rahway NJ 2012
Penn State Great Valley Malvern PA 2010