New York in the 1920s: Art, Architecture, and the City
May 27, 2021 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
During the 1920s, New York achieved world renown as the quintessential skyscraper metropolis. Gail Fenske, professor of architecture at Roger Williams University, explores the art and architecture that infused the city with a powerful sense of place, capturing the imaginations of artists and filmmakers, among them Georgia O’Keeffe, Alfred Stieglitz, Fritz Lang, and Paul Manship. In conjunction with “Paul Manship: Ancient Made Modern”.