Gray Brechin Talk, May 10: “Rediscovering Architect Herbert Maier: A New Deal Renaissance of Arts & Crafts Architecture in the National Parks”

5/10/2019

Yosemite Valley, Friday, May 10 Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center  Dr. Gray A. Brechin, Department of Geography, University of California “Rediscovering Architect Herbert Maier: A New Deal Renaissance of Arts & Crafts Architecture in the National Parks” Interpretive Programs are held in… read more

Date: Fri. May 10th, 2019

On April 9, Gray Brechin and Patrick Ellis will Talk About the SF WPA Mural at the Mechanics Institute

4/9/2019

  The Works Progress Administration employed 300 people to construct an enormous wooden relief model of San Francisco which offers a 3-D freeze-frame of what the city looked like just before Pearl Harbor. The Dutch artist couple Bik Van der… read more

Date: Tue. Apr 9th, 2019
Registration: https://www.milibrary.org/events/wpa-model-san-francisco-and-long-history-little-cities-apr-09-2019

“Feeding the City,” Exhibit about the WPA Writers Project at the NYC Municipal Archives Gallery

2/1/2019

  An exhibit about the WPA Writers Project 1935-1942, titled “Feeding the City: The Unpublished WPA Manuscript,” is currently on view at the NYC Municipal Archives Gallery. The exhibit is open through March 2019. Event details: “This exhibit presents manuscripts, images,… read more

Date: Fri. Feb 1st, 2019 - Sun. Mar 31st, 2019
Registration: http://www.archives.nyc/feeding-the-city/