King City High School Auditorium Bas Reliefs – King City CA

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Jo Mora created the cement bas relief, entitled “Theater Through the Ages,” in 1937 for the exterior of the school auditorium then under construction. The sculpture was funded by the WPA Federal Art Project.

He also created a 2′ by 2’6″ aluminum bas relief for the interior of the auditorium entitled “The Spirit of Music.”

Source notes

Originally posted in the New Deal Art Registry:

Project originally submitted by The Living New Deal on January 21, 2015.
Additional contributions by Jo Mora Trust Collection and Peter Hiller, Jo Mora Trust Collection Curator.

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720 Broadway
King City, CA 93930

Location notes: Above auditorium entrance and in auditorium foyer.

Coordinates: 36.209391, -121.132253

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