Calling artists of all ages, all art forms, from novice to professionals
Join the celebration that brings us together as #OneWorldFamily.
The fourth World Culture Festival will be celebrated September 29th to October 1st, 2023 at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. We are inviting the whole world to participate in the creation of artwork as part of this unique celebration and moment in history.
Share your creative vision and dream for the world, by responding to the question: What Does Peace Look Like?
Your artwork will be featured at the World Culture Festival, on social media platforms, marketing and promotional material, as well as museums and galleries across the US.
Participation is open to all artists, and the artist in all of us! Deadline for submissions is September 15th, 2023. All entries must be submitted electronically. To participate, see below for more information and submission forms, as well as kits for schools and youth orgs.
Submit your performance to grace the youth stage at World Culture Festival
Youth Performers! Submit a video of your poem, song, dance or other performance art and get a chance to perform at the World Culture Festival Peace Ambassador Event, in Washington DC!
Be part of a unique event in front of thousands of HS and College student leaders. Submit your recorded performance and be eligible to a special invitation to come and perform LIVE in DC, on September 30th 2023. To be eligible for this opportunity please submit your performance by July 31st!
How do I begin?
We invite you to create your own art or performance reflecting on the question:
What Does Peace Look Like?
Where will the artwork be shown?
Your work could be selected for a live exhibition during the festival, online posting, gallery, museums, educational conferences and public exhibitions.
How do I submit my art?
Adult Artists Submission
Youth Group Submissions
Youth Individual Submissions
Group Collaboration Invitation
For submission details and to fill out our entry form, visit our Submission Page and submit by September 15, 2023.