American art to WW II

Here are many of the most iconic American images, American Gothic and Nighthawks for example. But also find here photographers that documented American poverty during the depression, the gritty cityscape, and the magic of looking up to a night sky through the canopy of a tree.









Calder, Mobile, 1941
Calder injected motion into sculpture with his mobiles—the viewer’s mere presence impacts their movement.

Alexander Calder, Mobile