Lest we forget
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow will mark the centenary of the First World War with the European debut of an exhibition of 219 original paintings and drawings by the troops who served in The Great War. Following a chronological narrative Brushes with War: Art from the Front Line 14-18 portrays most major battles and all aspects of the world’s first industrialised war. Depicted in oils, watercolours and drawings, the artworks were created by frontline soldiers from numerous countries from 1914 to 1918. www.glasgowlife.org.uk
Joel Parkinson, owner and director of the World War History & Art Museum in Alliance, Ohio, USA with works from his private collection.