Northern Illinois University
Altgeld Hall, 1st Fl., West End
DeKalb, IL 60115
The Visual Arts have served in all cultures and periods to document, motivate, memorialize, facilitate healing, critique and protest military action.
Exploring Aspects of War in and Through the Visual Arts considers views on war and military conflict from the perspective of the homefront, the battlefield and back home again.
Image: David Driesbach. La Polina, 2006. Intaglio, ink on paper, (9.875 x 7.875 in.) Collection of the NIU Art Museum. 2017.90. Gift of the artist.