Exhibit: “New Deal Picture Stories” – The Photography of Arthur Rothstein

“New Deal Picture Stories” – The Photography of Arthur Rothstein will be hosted by the Canessa Gallery, located at 708 Montgomery St. San Francisco, CA.Opening Reception: Friday, December 7, 2018. 6:00pm–9:00 pm.

Arthur Rothstein (1915-1985) is recognized as one of America’s premier photojournalists. Rothstein became the first photographer for the newly established Resettlement Administration in 1935, and later worked for the Farm Security Administration (FSA), producing some of the most recognized images of life in the United States in the 1930s and 40s.

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