Posters for the People

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Summer Exhibit: 1199C Healthcare Workers Union

July 13 - Aug 30, 2012

District 1199C Training & Upgrading Fund
100 S. Broad Street, 10th Floor
July 13 - Aug 30
Mon - Thurs 3pm - 7pm

Opening Reception:
Tues, July 24th

Social Impact Studios teams up with District 1199C to present POSTERS FOR THE PEOPLE: Art of the WPA this summer. This traveling exhibit, unveiled at the Constitution Center in 2009, explores the social landscape of America during the New Deal through posters created by the Works Progress Administration (WPA). Featuring 100s of posters, including originals and reproductions, Posters for the People communicates the values, vision, and vitality of American democracy through art.

Opening Reception:
Tues, July 24th

Join the curators and authors of Posters for the People from Social Impact Studios at the opening celebration on July 24th. See the poster ­ originals and reproductions ­ and hear the stories of how this collection of rare American art is being rediscovered and brought back to the public through a new comprehensive online collection.
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND: New Deal Film Festival

Join us as we view the updated "New Deal Film Festival" at the opening reception! Director & Curator Andrew Ferrett compiled this collection of films commissioned by the government during Franklin Roosevelt's administration.

For more info on the exhibit or events, contact: or call 215-922-7303

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