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The PWAP started under the Civil Works Administration, which meant it was intended for its brief life to put unemployed artists back to work. This well could have included an art school faculty since teachers of all kinds were losing their jobs left and right. And the PWAP, like the later Federal Art Project under the WPA, hired supervisors who weren't unemployed where they were needed. Will Barnet, for example, was hired to oversee the graphics program in the New York program.