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1942 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Art
Nov 24, 1942–Jan 6, 1943

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“. . . perhaps because of its diversity, the exhibition [. . .] seems larger than ever. The journey through it is long but very interesting.” —The New York Times



A 30-second online art project:
Ryan Kuo, Hateful Little Thing

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