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Art Day 2015 and The Art Day Games

August 14th, 2015 — Los Angeles, CA: Two years after Los Angeles City Council member Felipe Fuentes issued his first Proclamation of the Art Day Games, the Games continued, this year featuring the Music/Songs Competition. On August 11, Artisyn Studio, one of the storefronts at Commerce and Foothill, which teachesRead the Rest…

Art Day 2015 Call for Mail Art & Music Links

March 31st, 2015 — Los Angeles, CA: Since 2005, it has been a tradition on international Art Day, for artists to send Mail Art to show their support for a day dedicated to the arts and artists of all disciplines. Mail Art is either a postcard or an artistic envelope,Read the Rest…

Winners of “Celebrate Local Beauty” Photo Contest

September 1st, 2014 — Sunland, CA: Winners of the Photography Competition of the 2014 Art Day Games (which are like the Olympics, but for the arts) were announced on August 8, 2014 at the Community Art Day celebration at the home of Art Day’s Founder & Photography Judge, Becky Mate.Read the Rest…

Art Day 2014 Photography Celebration

International Art Day, a holiday for the arts begun in 1998 by Artists For A Better World (AFABW) member Becky Mate, will soon be here. We hope you have a Happy Art Day on the second Friday in August.  This year it is 8-8-14! One of the global activities thatRead the Rest…

The Purpose of Art Day, by Becky Mate

There are a lot of arts events around the world, and this is fantastic. Our culture is the richer for it. Art Day is special, like icing on the cake of other events. It is not designed to help a cause. It is not designed to make someone rich orRead the Rest…

AFABW is a worldwide network of artists who share a vision of creating a better world through aesthetics.