Art for Everyone – The Federal Art Project in Connecticut - Fairfield Museum and History Center

Date: 03/14/13 through 04/21/13
Hours: Mon-Fri, 10am-5pm; Sat and Sun 12-5pm
Ages: All
Price: $5; $3 children 6-22; free for children younger than 6
370 Beach Road - 203-259-1598
Fairfield , CT 06824

Description: This exhibit will feature more than 20 Connecticut artists of the Federal Art Project, who forever captured scenes of life in Connecticut on canvas during the Great Depression. The exhibit features over 20 Connecticut artists whose work was placed in public places, including courthouses, state hospitals, sanatoriums, post offices, schools, and libraries, and helped to broaden the idea that art should be enjoyed by everyone. March 14-April 21, 2013.