The Air Force Museum of New Zealand is preparing a new exhibition.
The First World War was the most destructive conflict the world had ever seen. Over four years, the political map of Europe was redrawn and empires and governments were overthrown. 17 million people died and 20 million more were injured in mind or body.
Saturday 2 September, 1pm, Lecture Theatre 105, Law Building, University of Canterbury
A symposium hosted by the Department of Art History & Theory, free entry
Exploring visual practices of remembrance in Aotearoa New Zealand during the decade after the end of World War One, this symposium examines the production and consumption of commemorative images and objects in national and local contexts, and public and private settings.