Renewing the American Spirit: The Art of the Great Depression

Presented by Oklahoma City Museum of Art at Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City OK

Nov 02 2019
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Apr 26 2020
Renewing the American Spirit: The Art of the Great Depression

Renewing the American Spirit: The Art of the Great Depression explores the physical and social landscape of the United States during the Great Depression through paintings, prints, photographs, and other media.

The original exhibition includes a selection of works from the Museum’s excellent collection of WPA art, a recently acquired monumental mural by Gardner Hale, which has not been exhibited publicly since the First President’s bicentennial exhibition in 1932, and several loans from regional institutions.

The exhibition examines the diverse responses of artists to the social upheaval and economic distress that characterized American life in the 1930s. Together, the aesthetically and

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Tuesday-Saturday: 10 am-5 pm
Thursdays: 10 am-9 pm
Sunday: noon-5 pm
Closed: Monday and Major Holidays (New Year’s Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day)

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Oklahoma City Museum of Art

415 Couch Dr, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

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PARKING LOT

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$6 for 1 hour
$8 for 2 hours
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PARKING GARAGE
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$10 for all day
Hours for use by the public:
Monday–Thursday from 6 pm–midnight
Friday at 6 pm through Sunday at midnight

 

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    • Audio Description
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    • Wheelchair Access

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