Art

Tom Hubbard's 'Semper Fidelis' Exhibit at Kent State

March 26, 2012

Tom Kindt Hubbard of Columbia City, Indiana, was two years old when his father, U.S. Marine Sgt. Thomas Patrick Kindt, was killed in action in Vietnam on September 21, 1966. A few years ago, Hubbard,…

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Veteran Sculptor Rolf Kriken's Latest Work

March 14, 2012

Rolf Kriken, the acclaimed California sculptor who served in the U.S. Army from 1962-65, is best known creating all of the bronze sculptures at the California Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Sacramento, such as the ones…

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Michael Kelley, 1946-2011

January 26, 2012

Michael "Machine Gun" Kelley, a nationally renowned Vietnam veteran artist and writer, died December 24 at his home in Sacramento, California. He committed suicide. Kelley was 65 years old and had been suffering from physical…

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Marine Air Art from WWII to Today

January 15, 2012

"Fly Marines! The Centennial of Marine Corps Aviation: 1912-2012" is the name of a new exhibit that opened on January 14 at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum . The exhibit is made up…

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Vann Nath, 1946-2011

September 6, 2011

Vann Nath, one of Cambodia's most promient artists, died of cardiac arrest on September 5. He was 65 years old and was one of a handful of survivors (only two of whom are alive today) of the notorious…

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Veterans' Art Show in Brooklyn

April 22, 2011

The Prophecies art and antiques gallery, which is housed in a brownstone (townhouse) in the Park Slope section of Brooklyn, New York, is owned and operated by a 63-year-old Army veteran, Lenny Goodstein. The gallery's…

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Prints of the Nance Vietnam Bronze Map

April 21, 2011

Last November , we wrote about the work of former USAF pilot James Nance, a Vietnam veteran and Vietnam Veterans of America member, a retired airline pilot, and an accomplished sculptor. We noted that his…

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Query: Images Wanted for VA Hospitals

December 1, 2010

The organization called ImagineItSkins.com has concentrated on helping children heal faster and feel more positive during hospitalizations by providing bright, engaging images to hospitals and clinics. The Utah-based for-profit company has launched a new effort to…

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Monumental Bronze VN Map at USAFA

November 9, 2010

James Nance (above) , a former USAF pilot and Vietnam veteran, today is a retired airline pilot and an accomplished sculptor. Nance, who lives in Loveland, Colorado, specializes in Abraham Lincoln, portraits, and monumental figure…

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Art of the American Soldier

November 3, 2010

That's the title of an exhibit made up of 250 paintings and sketches done by  American soldiers in the line of duty that has been on view at the National Constitution Center on Arch Street…

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