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  • Falklands War Triptych

    Falklands War Triptych

    (art) Made by: Roberts, Diane 1982

    Art.IWM ART 16461 1 - 3

    image: A triptych depicting a series of overlapping images of figures and faces relating to the Falklands conflict. A depiction of Margaret Thatcher is included in the central section. In the section on the right are included a line of British sailors, a...

  • We are Making a New World

    We are Making a New World

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1146

    image: The view over a desolate landscape with shattered trees, the earth a mass of shell holes. The sun hangs high in the sky, beams of light shining down through heavy, earth-coloured clouds.

  • Theatre


    (art) Made by: Fagen, Graham 2000

    Art.IWM ART 16746

    whole: An installation in two rooms, a foyer and a projection room. In the projection room the video element of the work is shown: it depicts a play being enacted. The play involves two opposing sides, one wearing white shirts and the other checked...

  • Broadside


    (art) Made by: McLean, Bruce 1985

    Art.IWM ART 16395

    image: A diptych. A glowing dark red background surrounds a central area of splashed layers of colour, predominantly dark blues. At the top of this surge of colour is a broad white area where the heavy outlines of a wedge-shaped battleship armed with two...

  • Untitled May 1991 [Gulf War Work]

    Untitled May 1991 [Gulf War Work]

    (art) Made by: Al-Ani, Jananne (Artist) 1991

    Art.IWM ART 16417

    Jananne Al-Ani was born in Iraq to an Arab father and an Irish mother. She has lived in Britain since 1980. Here she explores her reaction to the Gulf War in 1991, watching events develop through the media, and simultaneously as someone directly affected...

  • The Nuremberg Trial, 1946

    The Nuremberg Trial, 1946

    (art) Made by: Knight, Laura 1946

    Art.IWM ART LD 5798

    image: On the right two benches of the accused leaders stretch away from the foreground to the centre of the painting. Behind the defendants stands a line of white-helmeted military police who guard the benches and separate them from the court beyond....

  • Battle of Britain

    Battle of Britain

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1550

    image: An abstracted aerial view of a wide flat landscape including the mouth of a river. Above the sky is full of contrails, and to the upper right aircraft can be seen flying in formation.

  • 'Sacrifice'. Study for the painting in Ottawa.

    'Sacrifice'. Study for the painting in Ottawa.

    (art) Made by: Sims, Charles 1918

    Art.IWM ART 5581

    image: A depiction of Christ on the cross is superimposed over a scene of British soldiers gathering to bury dead soldiers in a battle-scarred landscape. There appear to be civilians in the foreground and a building on the right.

  • Debris of War 1984

    Debris of War 1984

    (art) Made by: Petherbridge, Deanna 1984

    Art.IWM ART 15902

    Image: a mass of tubes, pipes and planks cover the floor, with large tube-like structures suggestive of artillery gun barrels pointing up towards the sky.

  • Folio of twenty six lithographs from the book 'With the Melting of the Snows' (IWM ART 16663)

    Folio of twenty six lithographs from the book 'With the Melting of the Snows' (IWM ART 16663)

    (art) Made by: Coldwell, Paul 1998

    Art.IWM ART 16697 18

    image: Images from the book (48pp), part of an installation conceived by the artitst in response to the final BBC broadcast by Martin Bell from Bosnia. It is divided into four sections: Section 1: consists of images derived from photographs taken in...