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Second Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting
Nov 27, 1934–Jan 10, 1935

View the full exhibition catalogue at the Internet Archive.

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“. . . peculiarly vital; warmly alive and articulate.” —The New York Times

“. . . reveals some striking developments in American art” —The New York Times

“. . . a most encouraging demonstration that despite hard times our artists are far from downhearted.” —The American Magazine of Art



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

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