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

7 INTERESTING PEACE AND ARTS QUOTES

“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   : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K5G1FmU-ldg 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

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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.