2019 Youth Art Contest

 

“Nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation are not utopian ideals.
They are critical to global peace and security.”
— Ban Ki-moon, 8th  Secretary-General of the United Nations

RULES

Artwork must be original, submitted by the artist. File type: JPEG, PNG or PDF  (11” x 17”) vector art or 300 dpi file accepted. File size must not exceed 10 megabytes.  Art must be two dimensional, created using either traditional methods (pencils, paint, etc) or digital. Up to two entries are allowed if concept posters differ from each other.

To apply you must be a student (grades 6-12) in Napa, Sonoma or Marin Counties.

PRIZES
Middle School (grades 6 – 8)
First Prize:  $150
Second Prize: $75

High School (grades 9 – 12)
First Prize:  $200
Second Prize: $100

DEADLINE

June 15, 2019

HOW TO ENTER

JURY

Local artists will judge entries on creativity, theme, composition and technique. Awards will be presented on August 4, 2019 at a Peace Crane Project event in Petaluma near the anniversary of the US bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan.

CONTACT

For questions about the contest, email peacecraneproject@sonic.net

ABOUT PEACE CRANE PROJECT
The Peace Crane Project is a Sonoma County peace group, that aims to raise awareness of the need for nuclear disarmament and to inspire people to add their voices to promote a world free of nuclear weapons.