The Left Front: Radical Art in the “Red Decade,” 1929–1940

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Mitchell Siporin Workers Family, from the portfolio A Gift to Biro-Bidjan, 1937 Woodcut 8 x 9 5/8 in. Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, gift in part of Louise Dunn Yochim, 1997.30.15

Greenwich Village / W Village

Opening from

On View

Grey Art Gallery at NYU | Grey Art Gallery, NYU

The Left Front is devoted to revolutionary American art from the era of the Great Depression. The exhibition includes over 100 works by forty artists. Featuring primarily prints, the show also comprises drawings, watercolors, paintings, photographs, and books by artists ranging from Mabel Dwight to Stuart Davis, Rockwell Kent, Louis Lozowick, and Reginald Marsh. The exhibition will also feature a selection of documents from NYU’s Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives, an internationally renowned center for the study of the history of labor and the Left.





Tues 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Wed 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Thurs - Fri 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM