ARTbreak : They Drew Fire-Combat Artists of WWII

Dates: Tue Jul 5, 11

Time: 12:00pm - 12:45pm

Kalamazoo Institute of Arts Auditorium
314 South Park Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

(269) 349-7775

A small group of American combat artists (including Jacob Lawrence and Thomas Hart Benton) were commissioned to draw and paint what they saw firsthand. Most of the work seen in this riveting PBS documentary by Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Brian Lanker is begin seen for the first time since the end of World War II.

ARTbreak is a free, weekly series of talks and programs about art, artists and exhibitions. Bring your lunch-- coffee and cookies provided. Sponsored by The Fountains at Bronson Place.

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