Thematic guided tour followed by "tour...
The workshop encourages children to interpret the tour graphically. They are encouraged to form their impressions of the tour and to transpose them artistically by experimenting with a handicraft technique used in the trenches ("repoussé" - etching onto metal).
3 sessions: 16, 17 and 18 April 2014.
In all of the countries involved in the war, women replaced the men who had gone to fight, but, as the war dragged on, they were obliged to muster all of their strength and energy in supporting the war effort. Women were first given tasks that had until then been a man’s job, before being asked to join the war industries en masse, where they proved to be an effective, obedient and profitable workforce.