Readymade Magazine asked five artists to reimagine the popular poster art of the first Great Depression. Pretty awesome work. We hope this inspires work by Bridgeport WPA-ers
The Chicagoist has a feature about how artists are coping in these times.
In these recessionary times, galleries are closing down, auction houses are getting millions less than normal in sales for even big-name masterpieces, and starving artists are starving even more. Recently we asked a few dozen artists and gallerists how they were surviving Great Depression II: