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VICE AND MADONNA HAVE PARTNERED TO CREATE ART FOR FREEDOM: A GLOBAL INITIATIVE ENCOURAGING CREATIVE EXPRESSION THAT BRINGS AWARENESS TO HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS.
SHARE YOUR OWN ART FOR FREEDOM BELOW OR THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA BY TAG GING POSTS WITH #ARTFORFREEDOM. DAILY FEATURES ARE CHOSEN BY VICE, MADONNA, AND GUEST CURATORS... AND SEEN BY MILLIONS AROUND THE WORLD.
THIS MONTH'S GUEST CURATOR IS KATY PERRY.
EACH MONTH MADONNA WILL DONATE $10,000 TO A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION OF A FEATURED ARTIST’S CHOICE.
MADONNA NAMES MILEY CYRUS AS APRIL GUEST CURATOR FOR ART FOR FREEDOM
Madonna has announced that Miley Cyrus will be the guest curator for Art for Freedom for the month of April. Miley will collaborate with Madonna to select daily submissions which will be showcased on artforfreedom.com.
“Art can speak volumes - I’m glad to join Madonna in encouraging people to have their voices heard at artforfreedom.com. It’s an ideal home to see how each of us can participate in changing the world for the better,” stated Cyrus.
Cyrus and Madonna will select the winning artist’s submission at the end of April and will award a $10,000 grant to a nonprofit organization of the artist’s choice. All projects must focus on the values of Art For Freedom.
John X. Carey and Elvis de Leon are the winners for the month of March. Their $10,000 grant will be donated to the Harlem School of the Arts and provide five need-based scholarships for their visual arts after-school program during the 2014/15 school year.
Check out John and Elvis’ « Harlem Elvis » film now!
Madonna has confirmed Katy Perry as guest curator for Art for Freedom in 2014 for the month of January.
“I am so fortunate to have the freedom to express myself through music,” said Katy Perry. “Now I’m calling all of my incredibly creative KatyCats to use their talent to show Madonna and me how they express their freedom. I believe that 2014 can be a year of great social change. Together we can all stand up for Human Rights. Join the conversation, and let your art be your voice.”
As part of the Art For Freedom initiative, Katy Perry will work with Madonna to select an artist during the month of January whose creative expression demonstrates a unique view of the fight for human rights. Madonna will then award a $10,000 grant to a nonprofit organization of the artist’s choice.