Calling artists of all ages, all art forms, from novice to professionals
Join the celebration that brings us together as #OneWorldFamily.
The fourth global 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 June 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.
We are engaging the world in envisioning peace and connecting cultures through the arts.
Learn how to become an Ambassador
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 work?
Here are the ways:
Adult Artists Submission
Youth Group Submissions
Youth Individual Submissions
Group Collaboration Invitation
For submission details and to fill out our entry form, visit our Arts Submission Page and submit your entry form by June 15, 2023.
Need some inspiration?
View our Inspiration Decks below for tips and ideas.