Why a World Art Day?

During its General Assembly held in Guadalajara, Mexico, in April 2001, IAA/AIAP launched the 'World Art Day', the first celebration of which being relayed in 11 countries by the National Committees one year later.

Fitting with the philosophy of IAA/AIAP since its creation, this 'World Art Day' was proposed to underline the artists and the artistic creation’s major role in the evolution of the societies, visual arts being considered like one of the deepest expressions of humanity.

This 'World Art Day' brings closer the visual arts and the society through a dialogue with the public.

Watch this movie to get an impression of 'World Art Day'.

Click here to read the Declaration of Guadalajara.

Please find more information on the World Art Day-website and Facebook.