[…]The mission of the Verein für christliche Kunst in der evangelischen Landeskirche Württembergs, founded in 1857, was to advise Protestant parishes on aesthetic questions.
[…]Placing soldiers within the narrative of Christ’s Way of the Cross serves a political-ideological agenda as well as a psychological need of local populations.
In this paper two case studies, the Calvary of Klagenfurt and the Way of the Cross in Syców (Groß-Wartenberg), are presented to highlight this phenomenon.
Its eastern and western boundaries are the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans respectively.
Its land area totals 3,851,809 square miles (9,976,185 square kilometers).
[…]This paper recapitulates the changes that occurred to the German WWI graves on the Flanders Front from 1914 up to the period past WWII, when the task of maintaining the cemeteries was assigned to the Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge.
[…]Robert Tischler, the architect responsible for the two German war memorials in North Africa, in Tobruk, Libya (1954-1955) and in El Alamein, Egypt (1956-1959), had already constructed similar memorials during the National Socialist period.
[…]The Orphists were fascinated by the technological progress of the modern world.
Delaunay’s "Homage to Blériot" is a testimony to the skills of the airplane constructors – the new heroes of a modern epic fantasy.
[…]The US and German military cemeteries in Italy differ greatly from one another in style and message.
Art-historical methods along with historical research are used to explore the ideological character of each nation’s cemeteries.
[…]The paper analyses the diminishment of the importance of the medieval tower houses in Trogir caused by social, political, and economic changes as well as by the urban development and the changes in the city defence system.