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Special Reception – From Swords to Plowshares: Metal Trench Art from WWI and WWII

March 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

| $15 - $20

Wine and cheese reception Р$15 members, $20 non-members with RSVP, $25 at the door РMakers of trench art utilized artillery shells, bullets, shrapnel, aircraft parts, currency and other miscellaneous metal scrap and applied materials. The ingenuity and skill ranged from primitive artillery shell vases to elaborate lamps, cigarette lighters and ashtrays exhibiting high artistic craftsmanship. The captivating decorative appeal of trench art often reflected stylistic influences of the time, such as Art Nouveau. Often folk art designs with elaborate engraving and repoussé work were incorporated; www.hollingsworthfinearts.com

Details

Date:
March 10
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$15 - $20

Venue

Palm Springs Air Museum
745 North Gene Autry Trail
Palm Springs, CA 92262 United States
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Phone:
760-778-6262
Website:
http://www.psam.org
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