WPA Art Collection – Gallup NM

Description

This collection of WPA art is now housed in the Octavia Fellin Public Library in Gallup, New Mexico

The collection consists of 29 listed items including furniture, oil paintings, watercolors, pastels, etchings and sculpture. All items were obtained from the Gallup Arts Center (a WPA Arts Center) when it was demolished to make room for the City Hall in Gallup New Mexico. Documents at the library detail each work as well as the history of the collection.

Source notes

Library documents.

Project originally submitted by Art Hazelwood on December 17, 2013.

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Location Info

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115 West Hill Ave.,
Gallup, NM 87301

Coordinates: 35.525264, -108.7411654

One comment on “WPA Art Collection – Gallup NM

  1. carolyn modeen

    El Rancho Hotel has a wall mural from the WPA days

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