Santa Monica Public Library Mural by Stanton Macdonald-Wright


Subject:
California: Arts and Humanities , Art , Paintings & Murals , Murals

Description:
This sumptuously illustrated site is dedicated to the 1935 Santa Monica, California, Library mural that is "large in scale and ambitious in theme. Covering nearly 2,000 square feet of wall, the mural cycle details the history of humankind through the evolution of creative arts and sciences." Explore mural panels, read an artist's statement, and learn about the creation and installation of the mural, which "was stored for 40 years." From the Santa Monica Public Library.

Publisher:
Santa Monica Public Library

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.smpl.org/mural/index.htm


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