CALL FOR ART DEADLINE IS APRIL 1, 2019
“Art washes from the soul, the dust of everyday life.”
— Pablo Picasso
Unifying veterans and their communities through art.
Enlightening the community on the issues surrounding veterans physically, mentally and emotionally by using art as a healing vehicle.
While celebrating our histories through visual art, photography, sculpture, theatre, poetry, dance, music, culinary arts, etc; this festival will gather Veterans and their community's across the nation.
Our goal is to foster creative expression to increases brain connectivity, tolerance and feelings of love; therefore, decreasing agitation, aggression, anxiety, and depression in the veteran and veteran family population.
Veterans in the USA (2014)
USA's total population
Troops who served in Iraq or Afghanistan since 2001 have PTSD