Drawn to Combat: Bill Mauldin & the Art of War

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A retrospective of the provocative work of two-time Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist Bill Mauldin featuring works depicting our nation's time of war, the civil rights movement and social justice. 

This exhibit was on view from May 14, 2021 to April 2, 2022. 



All NEW Virtual Exhibit Tour

The virtual exhibit tour, hosted by WTTW's Geoffrey Baer, offers a fascinating look at 100+ works and documents that cover Bill Mauldin’s life and work for the Chicago Sun Times. Mauldin, an award-winning cartoonist documented and satirized military and political affairs, often featuring important figures like Robert F. Kennedy, Mayor Daley, Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr., several U.S. presidents and his famous military characters, Willie and Joe. 

Get a fresh, virtual take on our latest exhibit without leaving the comfort of your home!  

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