Instagram Art Contest


Instagram Peace Art Contest 



Thanks to our applicants for the Hiroshima and Tokyo Contests. This competition is now closed.


Calling For Artwork Illustrating Global Friendship and Understanding;

against violence, conflicts and nuclear weapons proliferation

Part Two of Our Contest - For Our Hiroshima Exhibit

Artwork will join the "Peace Art Journey" Exhibit on its World Tour, showing at the Former Bank of Japan in Hiroshima - June 2015

“Sound” by Ai Yamanaka


 Who can enter:  Age 6 to 18 (Grade School to High School)

Three age levels :  Ages 6-10; Ages 11-14; Ages 15-18 

Must Have/Create an Instagram Account


What: paintings, drawings of any medium 

 (watercolor, oil , acrylic, pencil, sumi and charcoal)


Prize: Top Award 20,000 yen (for all categories) 


Fill out the application form Here 
And Don't forget to upload a picture of your artwork to Instagram using 
You have to complete both steps to be entered into the contest!

Where: Former Bank of Japan, Hiroshima Branch


The winning artwork from each age category will join the “Peace Art Journey” Exhibit on display. 


When: June 2015


All three selected top artworks will accompany “Peace Art Journey” World Tour.




First Round  - Judges will select the images from the photos of artwork uploaded to Instagram.
Second Round – If you are invited to the second round, you will be asked to send your artwork to our Japan Office (address provided by email).
The top prize artwork from each age category will join the Harmony For Peace Foundation’s Peace Art Journey Exhibit, which will travel through Europe and Asia in 2015 and beyond. More details about the exhibit.  Contact:; US and others: T. +1-484-885-8539; Japan: T.050-5806-8801