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Painting class at the South Side Community Art Center

Date April 1942
Location Chicago Illinois United States
Dimensions Image: 7 1/8 x 9 9/16 in. (18.1 x 24.3 cm)
Paper: 8 1/4 x 10 3/16 in. (21 x 25.9 cm)
Print medium Photo-Gelatin silver

The Center fostered the work of artists including Elizabeth Catlett, Charles White, and Gordon Parks (seen here). Not least among its activities was an annual Artists and Models Ball.


The Gordon Parks Foundation
48 Wheeler Avenue, 3rd floor
Pleasantville NY 10570
Phone: 914.238.2619
Fax: 914.238.7134

Credit line

Museum Purchase, 2003

Feedback Accession No. 129.2003