The first ever collective celebration of the arts of every culture around the world.
Arts 4 Peace Awards
This historic global peace movement will launch in New Deli India on August 6, 2016, with the lighting of the Arts for Peace Torch. As in the Olympic tradition, the flames from the torch will then light up the world as the awards ceremonies will take place over the following three months in each of the seven continents
The finalists from all the participating countries of each continent will compete for their finalist positions for their continent. Then these elite finalists will have the honor to compete at the grand culminating event in New York on November 11th. These distinguished winners will be top artists in each of the eight categories for the entire world! The winners will receive cash prizes and scholarships and be invited as dignitaries and judges for future competitions.
The awards will be given in 8 categories for master works that best represent a message of peace: Dance, Music, Sculpture, Painting, Film, Beauty, Martial Arts and Young Talents.
There is also a children’s division for each of the eight categories. Each category will have separate divisions for entry which can be nominated by someone or submitted directly from the artist.