Cult of the Machine art docent program

When:
May 14, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
2018-05-14T18:30:00-07:00
2018-05-14T20:00:00-07:00
Where:
Alameda Main Library
1550 Oak St
Alameda, CA 94501
USA
Cost:
Free

Come learn about Precisionism–a streamlined, “machined” aesthetic that flourished in America during the 1920s and 1930s. The ambivalence and excitement about industrialization expressed in art workers by the Precisionists are particularly relevant today–in this age of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, in which robots are replacing human labor and artificial intelligence is becoming a part of our everyday lives.