Sign Painters: What a Disappearing Art Teaches Us About Creative Purpose and Process | Brain Pickings

Heritage preservation is about more than buildings. It’s about keeping cultural traditions alive: “It is at the moment o f a craft’s disappearance that its cultural value suddenly becomes plain to see.”

Sign Painters: What a Disappearing Art Teaches Us About Creative Purpose and Process | Brain Pickings.

 

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Huge fans of the world's architectural heritage, making it a point to seek out historic buildings wherever we travel. Bloggers include co-founder of Adventures in Preservation, a non-profit organizing historic preservation-based volunteer vacations, and AiP interns.
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