Another artist's work to look at is Peter Max. I saw a show of his last
November which was mostly Statue of Liberty and the American Flag images.
>Maggie White was fortunate to take her students to see this exhibit when it
>was in Phoenix.... She sent me this information about the book/exhibit
>The book is titled Old Glory, The American Flag in Contemporary Art
> http://www.phxart.org/store/catalogs.html#glory ) It was produced by the
>Cleveland Center for Contemporary. Some of the more well-known artists
>featured are Diane Arbus, Robert Frank, Luis Jimenez, Jasper Johns (four
>works), Donald Lipski, Robert Mapplethorpe, Ralph Eugene Meatyard, Faith
>Ringgold, Larry Rivers, Claes Oldenburg, and Tom Wesselman. Most of the
>images are pretty straightforward .... some carry symbolic messages that
>would create discussion.