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A Sense of Place

Wire - Paul Nash..How does he make wire look this dark and intimidating ,because of the great viewpoint he's in ,like an ant's view ,you get the feeling its towering over you.Simple sometimes is key.

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Nevinson, C.R.W. (1889-1946) - 1914-15 Returning to the Trenches (Nat. Gallery of Canada, Ottawa) Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson was an English painter. He is often referred to by his initials C. R. W. Nevinson. He was associated with the vorticists but is perhaps best seen as a futurist. He attended the Slade School of Art and was briefly associated with the Cumberland Market Group before being conscripted in World War I, during which he was appointed an official war artist.

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Otto Dix. Corpse in barbed wire - Flanders [Leiche im Drahtverhau - Flandern] 1924

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20 Times That Art And Design Inspired Awe In 2013

The Fallen 9000 at Normandy. British artists Jamie Wardley and Andy Moss etched 9,000 silhouettes in the sand to commemorate D-Day.

Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 - Guernica, 1937 An iconic image of the Spanish Civil war. The village of Guernica was bombed on market day by fascist forces

The Widow - Kathe Kollwitz... "In 1919, Käthe Kollwitz began work on Krieg (War), her response to the tragedies endured during what she called those "unspeakably difficult years" of World War I and its aftermath. The portfolio's seven woodcuts focus on the sorrows of those left behind—mothers, widows, and children."