Discuss the nature of art in light of art vandalism.
Last Updated: Jun 9, 2016
Guernica, by Picasso, attacked by a vandal almost 40 years ago.
(Photo of Picasso and Guernica from Image Quest.)
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Simon Schama's Power of Art
Call Number: AV 709.2 Sim
Publication Date: 2007
Historian Simon Schama discusses how artworks made an impact on the world. In the segment on Picasso, Schama discusses how the painting Guernica, an anti-war protest painting, faced ridicule and possible censorship from Nazis during WWII.
Call Number: 940.53 HAR
Publication Date: 2000
Stories behind the looting of Europe's art treasures by Nazis, as well as the Soviet Union and Allies during WWII.