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Incredible Photographs That Show World War II in Brilliant & Immersive Color As You've Never Seen Before

A new book has showcased an extraordinary collection of rare color photographs of the Second World War. The publication from the Imperial War Museums (IWM) includes color images, many of them published for the first time. The SecondShow More Summary

How Churchill helped to shape the Middle East we know today

Imperial War Museum exhibition will highlight his love of the region – and his legacy as colonial secretary One of the most controversial and understudied aspects of Winston Churchill’s life – his involvement in the Middle East – is to be the focus of a major new permanent exhibition staged by the Imperial War Museum in London. Show More Summary

These Rare Color Photos From the Second World War Are Incredible

last monthTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

A new book published by the Imperial War Museum features a rare collection of color photos from World War II, some of which haven’t been seen in over 70 years. From P-51D Mustangs and Flying Fortresses through to anti-aircraft spotters and flame hurling tanks, these images cast the war in a vibrant new light. Read more...

Daavid Beckham's Ferrari sells for 92,000 and Nembo Spider for 609,500 at H8H Classics

2 months agoArts : Artdaily

A 1964 Ferrari 330GT Nembo Spider sold at auction by H&H Classics yesterday (March 29th) for £609,500 (with Premium) to benefit the East Anglian Air Ambulance Service at the Imperial War Museum, Duxford. It was part of a 121 car sale which made £4.4 million. Show More Summary

'Football team' of 11 Ferraris with David Beckham's 360 as 'captain' take the field with H&H Classics

2 months agoArts : Artdaily

H&H Classics will offer no fewer than eleven Ferraris in their Duxford sale at the Imperial War Museum, Cambridgeshire on Wednesday March 29th. The cars include David Beckham's 2001 Ferrari 360 at £85,000 to £95,000; a Ferrari 330GTShow More Summary

His and hers identikit twin 911 S Porsches offered at H&H Classics

2 months agoArts : Artdaily

There is a strong Porsche presence at the next H&H Classics sale at Duxford, the Imperial War Museum on March 29. The Porsche offering includes a pair of 1967 911 S identikit ?twins?, It is very rare to find a completely original and unrestored early Porsche 911 these days. Show More Summary

See the Original 1958 Sketches for the Peace Symbol

3 months agoArts : Hyperallergic

Gerald Holtom's rarely exhibited original sketches for the peace symbol will go on view this March at the Imperial War Museum in London. The post See the Original 1958 Sketches for the Peace Symbol appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Imperial War Museum London – Part II

This is Part II from TFB’s visit to the Imperial War Museum in London. The Imperial Museum is not complete without a part with The Falklands War in 1982, when Argentina invaded the Falkland Islands. Both British SAS and SBS special forces took important parts in this conflict. Show More Summary

Imperial War Museum London – Part I

If you’re in London please take time to visit one of the Imperial War Museums. It’s a great place to see British Military History (and hide from the terrible weather). The pictures below are from TFB’s recent visit to Imperial War Museum London, on Lambeth Road. Show More Summary

Imperial War Museum exhibits a selection of 2D and 3D works from Mahwish Chishty's Drone Art series

7 months agoArts : Artdaily

US-based artist Mahwish Chishty, born in Pakistan and raised in Saudi Arabia, opened her first solo international exhibition at IWM London with a selection of 2D and 3D works from her Drone Art series. She is exhibiting her most recent drone model Reaper for the first time. Show More Summary

H&H Classics offer two very different Jags at Duxford

8 months agoArts : Artdaily

The H&H Classics sale at the Imperial War Museum Duxford on October 12th features an E-Type barnfind set to return to life. The car is offered from a deceased estate. The late owner bought it in the 1970 for his wife and since the mid 70?s it has been stored and unused for years. Show More Summary

H&H Classics to offer1972 white Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow formerly owned by George Best

9 months agoArts : Artdaily

H&H Classics will be selling George Best?s 1972 white Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow at their Duxford sale on October 12 at the Imperial War Museum, Cambridgeshire. It is estimated to sell for £10,000 to £15,000. Best became one of the first celebrity footballers, but ultimately fell victim to his alcoholism in 2005 aged 59. Show More Summary

Found in a hedge & a hollybush, 1933 Singer 2 Litre and 1956 Jaguar E-Type 4.2 Roadster come to auction

10 months agoArts : Artdaily

H&H Classics have two desirable cars consigned to their October 12th sale at the Imperial War Museum Duxford which were both garden-finds. The duo spent many decades ensconced in greenery, one in a hedge and the other in the lee of a holly bush. Show More Summary

Dance of death

The Imperial War Museum has reopened after a major refit and looks pretty dapper, even though it was overrun by… The post Dance of death appeared first on The Spectator.

Fragile Lands: Exhibition of works by Gerry Judah on view at Encounter Contemporary

12 months agoArts : Artdaily

From Baghdad to Bengal, St Paul?s Cathedral to the Imperial War Museum, the importance of Gerry Judah?s artwork should not be underestimated. Visually forceful and sensitively crafted, Judah?s poetic works engage with pressing geopolitical issues of conflict and climate change, while remaining deeply personal. Show More Summary

London Honors Memory of Soviet Soldiers Killed in World War II

A ceremony commemorating the memory of the Soviet people killed during the World War II was held near the Imperial War Museum in London.

A Sneak Peek at the Transformed American Air Museum in Duxford

Recently, I was delighted get an invite to the Imperial War Museum's (IWM) inaugural re-opening of its American Air Museum (AAM) at Duxford in Cambridgeshire. The AAM opened to the public on Saturday 19 March 2016, after being closed for 12 months for major redevelopment work. Show More Summary

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