This year PeaceQuest Victoria partnered with Puppets for Peace and children’s author Roy Henry Vickers to build a very special parade and performance for the UN International Day of Peace. A special collection of puppets and performances based of Vickers’ Peace Dancer book have been in the works for the past year and we are […]
PeaceQuest is excited to work with the entire Kingston arts community on initiatives that will engage the community and will encourage discussion.
We encourage artists from all disciplines to get involved by creating or programming peace-themed works during 2014 to 2018.
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We are happy to report that the Ontario Arts Council has granted PeaceSong: Building Bridges a $10,000 grant (the full amount requested!!) for the second phase of our PeaceSong Project, “Building Bridges”. PeaceSong: Building Bridges is a collaboration between PeaceQuest, singer-songwriter/community minister, The Rev. Wendy Luella Perkins and Kingston Community Health Centres. This second phase […]
News from the Front is a blog written and curated by A. Irene Mangoutas. It deals primarily with personal stories, notable events, literature, film, and trivia from and about the First World War, with a particular interest in peace initiatives and acts of memorialization and commemoration. The blog will, on occasion, deal with other Fronts: […]
Passing along the good news! From wppspeacepals.org : Youth from around the World are invited to submit their artwork to The 20th Annual Peace Pals International Art Exhibition and Awards Deadline to receive artwork is July 30, 2017 2017 Theme and Message: “Nature for All ~ Loving the Earth” Inspire Love of Nature by connecting with and […]
My Visit to ‘Ocean Villas’ For my first post, I want to share with you my first experience of a real trench during a tour of the Western Front two summers ago. The trip was the result of a research grant through my institution, Queen’s University, and it was the first time that I made […]