British Art as Propaganda in the First World War | University of Oxford

British Art as Propaganda in the First World War

Speaker
Peter Vass, Oxford Brookes University
Event date
Event time
13:00 - 14:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Venue details

Headley Lecture Theatre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£5 adult/£4 concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

2017 marks the centenary of the Efforts and Ideals project, the most ambitious art propaganda exercise in the 20th century. Peter Vass considers this initiative in the context of the times and assesses its success both as art and propaganda.