Lecture with slides by Peter Van Breda. From Joy to Turmoil: The Art of painting around WW1/International Concert Series
Saturday, 18 October 2014 from 15:00 to 16:00 (BST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
From Joy to Turmoil: The Art of painting around WW1
During the years both preceding and following the Great War artists in many disciplines were moved and inspired to cross new thresholds of expression. In painting we find a mixture of hope, despair and abstraction in an exciting but also painful step into the new consciousness of a modern world.