Arthur Szyk: Soldier in Art

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Arthur Szyk often said, “Art is not my aim, it is my means.” In this talk, Irvin Ungar exposes the viewer to the breadth and depth of the power, purpose, and persuasion of the artist Arthur Szyk who saw himself as a fighting artist, enlisting his pen and paintbrush as his weapons against hatred, racism, and oppression before, during, and after World War II. Series: "Herman P. and Sophia Taubman Endowed Symposia in Jewish Studies" [Humanities] [Arts and Music] [Show ID: 34901]

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