From Swords to Plowshares: Metal Trench Art of World War I and World War II
BEST BETDATE: July 16 2010, 6:00 PMCost:CATEGORY: Arts and ExhibitsVENUE INFORMATION:Longmont Museum and Cultural Center400 Quail Rd.Longmont, CO 80501
During the world wars, soldiers or POWs crafted pieces of art from artillery, bullets, aircraft parts, and other war materials. These secondhand metal scraps became artworks telling of bravery, grief, and patriotism in a time of destruction. Tue-Sat 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun 1-5 p.m.