Army artwork on BBC breakfast

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by Parky_boy, May 13, 2009.

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  1. I saw that, and dropped her a line to say thanks. The shot of BP brought back some memories!
     
  2. She's really good... If anyone knows her then maybe she'll throw one of her Drawings into the Charity Auction section for Holidays for Heroes/Sgt Slingsby? 8)
     
  3. rampant

    rampant LE Reviewer Book Reviewer

    There were some excellent pieces there, traditionally composed but with an interesting sparseness to them. Excellent Stuff.

    Personally I prefer Peter Howson, who was the Offical war Artist for the Bosnia Conflict:

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    I do believe there is a definate need for War Artists, they often deliver the true rawness of the human experience that journalists or photographers can't.
     
  4. Excellent images there. Nice to see a traditional approach to war imagry(sp?)
     
  5. These two are particularly powerful, I thought. It's almost like "those who died" and "those who wish they had".

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    I'll see what I can do if she gets back to me!