Real military uniforms become paper-doll attire | The Columbus Dispatch: An art project explores the cultural significance of women’s military uniforms at a time when women’s combat roles are increasing after a decade of war.
Clayton D. Murwin serves as the sketch artist for The Journal of Military Experience. The third volume of the JME will be a collaborative effort with Heroes Fallen Studios’ Untold Stories from Iraq and Afghanistan, a compilation of veterans’ stories transformed in graphic art by leaders in the industry.
Each year, the Clothesline Project brings to light sexual abuse. This year, Utah's Department of Veterans' Affair wants to draw attention to a specific emerging problem: military sexual trauma.
Healing our Heroes through ART & Expression…… | The Journal of Military Experience II
Art that helps heal pain of war: For veterans coping with post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury and other forms of trauma stemming from their military service, art therapy is a proven method of expressing inner anguish.
Launch of Therapeutic Art Workshops at National Veterans Art Museum- Chicago: These free workshops are open to active duty military, veterans, and their families. This new initiative serves to embody the aspect of the museum mission that “inspires the understanding” of the impact of war on the individual and consequently the community.
Discharged but still not at ease- Women veterans use art to process their time in the military: Using paintings, sculptures, photographs and video, this small but incredibly moving display examines identity, military sexual abuse, post-traumatic stress disorder and how little we know about the way military culture and war affect women. (National Veterans Art Museum, Chicago)
FSU Veteran’s Center Workshop: Each participant provided a photograph of their choice, many of which related to their military experiences or the student veteran friends at FSU. The images were fired onto the glass and they made plaques that also included a glass FSU seal.
War Photographer Trains Her Lens on Military Suicide at Home | The Daily Beast
Healing powers of creativity | “360 Degrees of Post-Traumatic Stress” | Workhouse exhibition showcases art born out of struggles with war and trauma w/ veterans at The Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and Fort Belvoir Community Hospital.