French
Spanish
Facebook

Read a Culture of Peace Report - Fine Arts and Crafts

Learn Write Read Home About Us Discuss Search Subscribe Contact
by program area
by region
by category
by recency
United Nations and Culture of Peace
Global Movement for a Culture of Peace
Values, Attitudes, Actions
Rules of the Game
Submit an Article
Become a CPNN Reporter

Most recent articles

Highest priority articles
(by your votes)

Peace Mechanisms at Santorini Biennale 2014 When The World Said No To War: The Exhibition
"calling artists to study and explore causations and reasons countries are guided very often to violent actions . . . and how the arts can create a mechanism against them. " "A collection of photos from around the world taken at anti-war protests in February 2003"
The Peace Superheroes Series The Peace Gong Article- and Poster-making competition on Peace
"we also want to empower you to be a Peace Hero " "The aim of the competition is to promote critical thinking abilities amongst children on non-violent methods of resolving conflicts; understand the causes and impact of conflicts in their own communities and how resolution of these conflicts leads to a culture of peace "
Painting for Peace: Kids Guernica project BAM in a Box
"The mural from Manresa along with other murals from Nagasaki and Japan, China, India and Romania, was shown by the river where hundreds died seeking shelter from the nuclear bombing in 1945 " "Over 200 drawings and 40 photographs by and of children survivors of the devastating earthquake that took place in the historic city of Bam, Iran on December 26, 2003"
Pintando por la paz: proyecto Kids Gernika Activist Art
"El mural de Manresa junto con otros murales de Nagasaki y Japón, de China, de India y de Rumania, se expuso junto al río donde centenares de personas murieron buscando refugio del bombardeo nuclear en 1945 " "I am a textile Artist based out of Chicago, IL USA. Over the last year I have worked on a quilt called the "National Security Blanket," a project that contains peoples visions for a nonviolent world. "
Giving rice for free! IFLAC International Poetry Contest for Children: "Peace for All"
"The thing that makes Freerice unique is that for each question that is correctly answered, 10 grains of rice are donated to the World Food Programme . . . within the first ten months, users helped donate over 42 billion grains of rice to people in need. " "It can be about inner peace, worldwide peace, family peace, society peace... "
2013 Peace and Cooperation School Award Peace Paint Ambassadors
"The School Award of 2013 contest includes all different forms of art to bring out the peacemaking artist in everyone " "Over 800 murals from over 100 countries have been completed toward the goal of completing twelve miles of acrylic painted murals on canvas, with an objective of 'Creating Global Harmony Through Art'."
Marionettes for Peace Going the Extra Mile in the Mile High City of Denver
"The proposed project is open to all . . . to express their needs and desires for peace through the art of puppetry. " "the most precious result of all was not the record book or the murals; it was the process that brought all those people together"
Les Marionnettes de la Paix 2013 Peace and Cooperation School Award
"Le projet proposé s'adresse à tous . . pour que s'expriment leurs exigences et leur volonté de paix par l'art de la marionnette. " "The School Award of 2013 contest includes all different forms of art to bring out the peacemaking artist in everyone "
The Peace Gong Article- and Poster-making competition on Peace Marionettes for Peace
"The aim of the competition is to promote critical thinking abilities amongst children on non-violent methods of resolving conflicts; understand the causes and impact of conflicts in their own communities and how resolution of these conflicts leads to a culture of peace " "The proposed project is open to all . . . to express their needs and desires for peace through the art of puppetry. "
Art for Individual Transformation Les Marionnettes de la Paix
"Ultimately, my aim is to encourage meditation and harmonizing with self to encourage a soulful, peaceful conscious way of being" "Le projet proposé s'adresse à tous . . pour que s'expriment leurs exigences et leur volonté de paix par l'art de la marionnette. "
A Call to Youth in Belgium: Culture of Peace Project Sending Love To Sendai: Tsunami and Earthquake Survivors in Japan
"The work can be a theatrical play, photo exposition, fresco, etc. which speaks to other youth for a culture of peace " "Students from several Southern California and Colorado schools gathered together to create murals that will be sent to the coordinators of the Japan Art Mile . . . and . . . that will hopefully send cheer and goodwill by sharing warm and happy visual images to Japan. "
Appel aux Jeunes: Culture de paix projet jeune Walking like an Egyptian !
"une œuvre (pièce de théâtre, exposition photographique, réalisation d’une fresque…) permettant de sensibiliser d’autres jeunes à la Culture de paix " ""Is the Arab world ready to walk in Egypt’s shoes? ""
Culture of Peace: An artist’s moving advocacy Art for Individual Transformation
"For as long as peace is elusive here in Mindanao, there will always be calls for peace in any way or form. And we will always find it in Rameer’s works " "Ultimately, my aim is to encourage meditation and harmonizing with self to encourage a soulful, peaceful conscious way of being"
Children's Peace Statue finds a new home Seeing Peace: Artists Collaborate with the United Nations
"Over 90,000 children participated in its creation from all 50 states and 63 countries " "The exhibition will invite one artist from each one of the 191 member nations to create one piece of art from their unique cultural perspective that reflects their vision of SEEING PEACE. "
Sending Love To Sendai: Tsunami and Earthquake Survivors in Japan Peace Mechanisms at Santorini Biennale 2014
"Students from several Southern California and Colorado schools gathered together to create murals that will be sent to the coordinators of the Japan Art Mile . . . and . . . that will hopefully send cheer and goodwill by sharing warm and happy visual images to Japan. " "calling artists to study and explore causations and reasons countries are guided very often to violent actions . . . and how the arts can create a mechanism against them. "