Colleen Maney, See America: A Celebration of the US National Parks Service, The Solutions Journal, Volume 7, Issue 3, May 2016, Pages 85 (https://www.thesolutionsjournal.com/article/see-america-celebration-us-national-parks-service/) Abstract: As the United States National Parks Service marks its centennial anniversary, a global group of artists have lent their creative minds to the celebration. In 2014, the Creative Action Network partnered with the National Parks Conservation Association to revive the legacy of the New Deal. From 1938 to 1941, the National Parks Service employed artists through the Works Progress Administration (WPA) to create promotional posters for national park sites. The artists produced 14 original designs before WWII, when the campaign faded against the backdrop of the war. Today, only 40 of the original posters remain in existence.   Now, 75 years later, enter the Creative Action Network, a global community of artists and designers that pool their talents for good through crowdsourced campaigns. The Network's 2014 partnership with the National Parks Conservation Association sparked the "See America" campaign, inviting artists to reimagine a new collection of posters inspired by the … Topics: Conservation; History