• Creator
  • King, Albert, et al. [artist]
  • Created Date
  • 8-18-03
  • Description
  • Mosaic mural on the facade of the Municipal Auditorium in Long Beach, California, ca. 1937. Mosaic is the ancient art of creating pictures from many pieces of stone or ceramic material, held together in cement. This mosaic was created by artists in the Works Progress Administration/Federal Art Project. Activities in Long Beach are pictured in this mosaic which uses tile texture to simulate water, grass, leaves, clothing and other details. For ... more
    Mosaic mural on the facade of the Municipal Auditorium in Long Beach, California, ca. 1937. Mosaic is the ancient art of creating pictures from many pieces of stone or ceramic material, held together in cement. This mosaic was created by artists in the Works Progress Administration/Federal Art Project. Activities in Long Beach are pictured in this mosaic which uses tile texture to simulate water, grass, leaves, clothing and other details. For more information on the WPA/FAP see image: Holger Cahill. Understanding civilizations through art. 16 History; 25-27 Fine Arts. less
  • Format
  • Wpamos