The World Youth Alliance invites artists to participate in 2 upcoming international cultural programs.
(1.) This November (Friday, November 9th- Sunday, November 11th), WYA will present an International Arts Forum in Manhattan that will gather arts scholars, artists of various disciplines, arts critics, and arts supporters for dialogue on the role of arts in society. The forum will include lectures by public intellectuals focusing on specific aspects of architecture, contemporary art, poetry, and music. Participants will have the opportunity to attend these lectures, participate in small group discussions with speakers and forum attendees, and present their own original work. If you are an artist interested to attend and/or present your work, click here to complete an application. Application deadline: Monday, September 17th, 2012.
(2.) WYA’s 2nd Annual Manhattan International Film Festival, February 22nd-24th, 2013. The World Youth Alliance is currently inviting young film directors (under age 30) to submit short films that present authentic accounts of the human experience. Click here for more information, or here to complete an application. Deadline: December 3rd, 2012.
Please forward this announcement to any contacts with an interest in the arts. Particularly consider circulating this to schools, administrators, or professors who may know students interested to participate.