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When he heard the news it was as if we artists had received a commission
from the Medicis. Printmaker and lithographer Will Barnet viewed Federal One as overdue
recognition by the government that the arts deserved public support. It was one of the
greatest efforts in history to make a democracy a democracy, he said years later. Artists took
it as a natural evolutionary stage in the nation's development; it was finally following the lead
Can you view an organization as something abstract? I can't get the meaning of "as overdue recognition".
The Federal One project provided long-overdue recognition by the government that the arts deserved public support.