The War Room Project: an anti-war painted art installation by William T. Ayton
the room
gallery one: related works
gallery two: precursor works
events & schedule
news & press


The book, "Love, War, Fire, Wind: Looking Out from North America's Skull" by Eliot Katz (poems) & William T. Ayton (artwork) has been released by Narcissus Press (January 2009). It can currently be purchased ($18.00 or less) at these links:

Summer/Fall 2008 -- William T. Ayton is working with Eliot Katz (NYC poet who participated in the reading inside The War Room Manhattan installation in 2004) on a book of poems & artwork, containing anti-war themes.
More details to follow.

Elements from the War Room were on display at the Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem, Israel, from October 2007 to June 2008. The show was entitled "Bare Life". Curated by Raphie Etgar. Click here to see artworks from the show.

The museum store has a postcard of "The Witnesses" available for purchase.


chashama gallery hours & events (NYC)
208 West 37 St. (between 7 & 8 Ave)

September 7pm Salons
· Sept. 13, Play reading: War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars
· Sept. 20, Poetry Reading featuring Karen Swenson, Quincey Troupe, Luc Sante, Elliot Katz & Sharon Olds.

Sept. 30, 6-9 p.m., Closing Party

August 26, 6-9 p.m., Preview Opening Reception

War Room NYC chashama gallery, 208 W. 37 St. (Imagine 04 Festival), NYC.
August 28 (opening reception Aug 26) - September 30, 2004.

War Room Poughkeepsie
Shahinian Fine Art (click link for directions), Poughkeepsie, NY.
August 21 - October 3, 2004.