Events and Projects

Working for Peace Through the Arts

Events and Projects

Working for Peace Through the Arts

Events and Projects

Working for Peace Through the Arts

Events and Projects

Working for Peace Through the Arts

Events and Projects

Working for Peace Through the Arts

Hiroshima and Nagasaki Memorial

Hiroshima and Nagasaki Memorial

Held on the anniversary of the World War II atomic bombing of Hiroshima (6 August), our annual commemoration remembers the devastation and horror wrought upon Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The Peace Foundation partners with the Romero...

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Adelaide Park Lands Art Peace Award

Adelaide Park Lands Art Peace Award

After a long and unavoidable wait due to COVID 19, the Finalists Exhibition for the 2020 Adelaide Park Lands Art Prize were announced at the Exhinition Opening Night and VIP Preview at Adelaide Festival Centre on Friday 19 March. The Peace Foundation awarded a $1,500...

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2018 and 2019 – Peace Foundation at Womadelaide

2018 and 2019 – Peace Foundation at Womadelaide

In 2018 and 2019 the Peace Foundation was part of the Womadelaide community with a stall at the popular world music festival. Over the four days Peace Foundation volunteers helped festival-goers to make hundreds of colourful peace cranes to decorate the trees and...

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2012 – Branson Oration – 14th June

2012 – Branson Oration – 14th June

Rights, hearts and minds: Towards a national culture of Human Rights, delivered by the Hon Catherine Branson QC, President Australian Human Rights Commission. An opportunity to hear Hon Catherine Branson QC speak before she stepped down as President of the Australian...

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2014 – Artists Make the Difference

2014 – Artists Make the Difference

Displayed at the Adelaide Festival Centre to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Peace Foundation. Curated by emerging curator Coby Edgar this exhibition paid homage to artists whose work interpreted the aims of the Peace Foundation over the past 25 years. As Coby...

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2015 Speak Up, Reach Out

2015 Speak Up, Reach Out

The launch of Speak Up, Reach Out: A life to reckon with, a memoir by Graham F. Smith. Celebrating a life well lived, the publication of this book was an important milestone for the Peace Foundation that bears his name. It was officially launched by Professor Barbara...

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2016 – Building Blocks of Peace High Tea

2016 – Building Blocks of Peace High Tea

A high tea to commemorate International Peace Day – bringing peace groups (Quakers, Baha’i, Psychologists for Peace, UNAA SA, Sophia and the Peace Foundation) together in fellowship. Featured at the High Tea was an exhibition of works by South Australia’s own iconic...

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