The Vietnam War: Painting Analysis

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The war in Vietnam lasted 20 years from 1955 to 1975. The war was between North Vietnam, and South Vietnam. The North was communist and supported by the Soviet Union, China, and other communist countries, and the South was supported by the United States, Australia, and other anti-communist countries. Many people were against the war and there were many protest and artists protested as well. Artistic Protest Artists also found themselves involved in many of these protests. Many Artists wanted to show their feelings about the war, so they painted images of the war. Some of these images were of the brutality that was part of the war. An example of this by James Rosenquist, F-111 was 86 feet long and contained 51 panels (Pohl, 2012). In his painting
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