Hall of Medicine and Public Health Building Mural – New York NY

Project type: Art, Murals
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Description

“The third project which Louis Schanker completed while in the Mural Division of the WPA was for the Hall of Medicine and Public Health Building at the New York [W]orld’s Fair (1939-1940). Large sharply angled geometric shapes are the background foil for a variety of organic cell and ameba [sic] shapes, an oversized head, and directional symbols such as an arro and dotted lines.” Completed with Abraham Lishinsky.

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http://www.louisschanker.info/swpa/swpa.htm

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Hall of Medicine and Public Health Building
New York, NY

Coordinates: 40.742805, -73.844847

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