Peace in Theater

Snooki, dumpster diving, and marriage. How do these 3 very different things fit together?, you might wonder. The answer is simple: theater. At Eastern Mennonite University, we have Gonzo theater once a month.… Continue reading

Food as Art: Cupcake Edition

     Baking can be seen as both science and art. There are specific “rules” as to what you can put into a batter, the temperature of the oven, and the amount of… Continue reading

Art in the Streets

Turning a simple, boring sidewalk into a deep and beautiful piece of artwork is an incredible gift. This street art can bring peace not only to the viewers, but also the creators of… Continue reading


“Live to create love, art, music, peace, and poetry. Bring to the world what no one else has and find passion in it.” – Robert Tew “Until you make peace with who you… Continue reading

International Day of Peace

Yes. Today is that day. Let’s all just take a minute to think about what that means. What is peace to you? Silence, absence of violence, chocolate, love? Even Facebook is peaceful today.… Continue reading

The Missing Peace…

This is a combination of photography, peace, and art. Can you guess who’s who in this variety of photoshopped pictures of well-known peacemakers? Can you find the missing piece? Or shall I say… Continue reading

5 Songs That Incorporate Peace or Art

Five Songs That Incorporate Peace or Art  1. What is Love – Haddaway   : This song shows peace because peace is love. In the lyrics, Haddaway sings, “What else can I say,… Continue reading

Five Resources About Arts and Peacebuilding

1. Art Peace A New York based not-for-profit organization that cultivates positive living and working. 2. Artists for World Peace Artists and activists, with a goal to feed the hungry, house the poor,… Continue reading


What do peace & art mean to you?

Let us know what you think peace and art mean. Draw a picture, write a poem, link to something, or just write a word! It’s up to you.