TITLE

The arts and liberation

PUB. DATE
November 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/30/92, Vol. 113 Issue 21, p76
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Interviews J. Carter Brown, director for 23 years of the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., on the occasion of his retirement. Brown comments on the artist's place in ancient Greek society and today, the artist's role in the creation of democracy, artists who ran afoul of the state and the relevance of art in a multicultural society.
ACCESSION #
9211301890

 

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