Graduation Date

Fall 12-16-2018

Grading Professor

Alia Malek

Subject Concentration


Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


They are the darlings of conservative America, the prophets of the new reactionary movement, the iconoclasts and the patron saints of the free speech, revered by "the basket of deplorables" and castigated by liberal America for being cheap shot opportunists whose goal is to crusade against the values that Americans hold most dear. Although Donald Trump's presidency galvanized a big chunk of artists around the resistance movement, a small group of right-wing artists, who were operating surreptitiously, are gaining momentum.

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Michale Graves: Conservative Punk Marine

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Make Art Conservative Again - How American Art Changed

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Scott LoBaido on publicly funded art

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Scott LoBaido: "I brought art back to where it's supposed to be."

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Scott LoBaido on trends

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Scott LoBaido on complaints



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