Art for politics' sake

Lawday, David
March 1993
U.S. News & World Report;3/1/93, Vol. 114 Issue 8, p62
Discusses the fate of 67-year-old Walter Womacka, state artist extraordinaire of the late East Germany. The respect he once received for his artwork; He faces conflicts in the new Germany; Reason for artistic oblivion; His many socialist murals decorate East Berlin; Dismal business outlook for Womacka and other painters.


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