Art and government report to the President on activities of the Federal Government in the field of art. by United States. Commission of Fine Arts.

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  • Art and state -- United States.,
  • Cultural policy.

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LC ClassificationsN8710.A1 U62
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Paginationv, 141 p.
Number of Pages141
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Open LibraryOL14359692M
LC Control Number53061728

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Art complicates our understandings and perceptions of the world, altering the discursive frames within which the political is negotiated. Research on politics and art explores art’s engagement with politics and its Author: Frank Möller.

The author surveys the history of the arts and government relationship in this country and finds illuminating parallels in our past with the political controversies about art and government support in the late 's.

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