Iranian Art Festival Receives Books for Peace Award Nomination
TEHRAN – Iran’s Art for Peace festival received a nomination in the festival section of the 3rd edition of the Books for Peace Award in Rome, Italy, a public relations team for the festival said in a press release on Tuesday.
The winners of the different sections of the event, including poetry and novels, will be announced at a ceremony on September 14.
The Books for Peace Award is dedicated to works promoting peace through culture and words, not only as a concept among warring nations, but also among all people living in the world.
The Art for Peace festival held annually in Tehran is concerned with world peace and environmental issues such as the water crisis in the country.
The festival presents a variety of works of art by Iranian and international artists in the media of painting, photo, sculpture, graphic design, installation, video art, film and film. theater to promote the culture of peace and a world without violence.
The organizers also honor someone who has made a significant contribution to peace with a medal each year.
The 7th edition of the festival will be held in Tehran in September.
Photo: Poster for the 6th Art for Peace Festival.
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