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Five Women Artists Who Shaped Public Art


In recognition of the many talented women who have shaped public art and broken barriers in the art field, the General Services Administration (GSA) is excited to highlight five artists in the GSA Fine Arts Collection during Women’s History Month!…

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Public art for, by, and of the people


“I have enormous belief in the human spirit and in people, regardless of what the world is like right now. I want to make people smile, I want to make people laugh, and I want to introduce to people their own sense of spirituality, because that…

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“True Bearing” by An-My Lê: A Collection of Fifty-One Photographs


In recognition of National Photography Month and Asian American and Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Heritage Month, GSA is thrilled to celebrate the work of An-My Lê, who created fifty-one photographs of the U.S. Coast Guard for permanent display…

Bearing Witness Sculpture

Bearing Witness


Bearing Witness was created by world-renowned artist Martin Puryear. It is a massive sculpture, standing 40 feet tall and weighing 20,000 pounds. The exterior is covered in bronze plates that have been hammered and welded into place to produce a surface…

Last Reviewed: 2021-12-23