First in Series of Library Events to Mark World War I Centennial. An exhibition showing how American artists galvanized public interest in World War I will open next month at the Library of Congress.
“World War I: American Artists View the Great War” will open on Saturday, May 7, in the Graphic Arts Galleries on the ground floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building.
The exhibition is free and open to the public Monday through Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. It will remain open for a year, closing on May 6, 2017.