July 29, 2018
- 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Mercantile Library, Thomas Jefferson Library Building
Artists and the American Press: From “Harper’s Weekly” to “Rolling Stone” presented by Julie Dunn-Morton, Curator of Fine Art Collections. This talk will explore the variety of ways artists worked with American newspapers and magazines in the 19th and 20th centuries. From world-renowned cartoonists to fine artists drawing advertising art to pay the rent, artists have played an integral role in the American press.