Jewish Artist Ben Shahn : Art to counter Social and Political injustice.
Explore the life and art of Jewish American artist Ben Shahn (1898 - 1969)
Shahn was a member of the "Social Realist Movement", a group of American Artists during the Depression era who were devoted to creating art which emphasized social consciousness. He was a distinguished artist, lecturer, teacher and writer.
Presenter: Jackie Powell M.A. Art History Retired CAL State Fullerton art professor.