On September 25,
2015, 193 world leaders will commit to 17 Global Goals to achieve 3
extraordinary things in the next 15 years: End extreme poverty. Fight
inequality & injustice. Fix climate
change. The #GlobalGoals
could get these
things done in all countries. For all
The Global Goals campaign invites artists, designers and photographers from around the world to create artwork inspired
by one of the 17 Global Goals for sustainable development. Artists
should read about each goal below, get inspired by the accompanying
graphics and interpret them through an original and innovative piece of artwork.
simple but mighty ambition of this project is to share the global goals
with 7 billion people in 7 days, from September 25 - October 2,
2015. During this week, there will be a concert in Central Park in New
York with headliners including Ed Sheeran, Beyonce, Pearl Jam and Chris
Martin and a global media campaign that highlights the importance of
this historic moment.
A minimum of 25 pieces of work will be selected to be showcased on GlobalGoals.org and their social channels. One Selected Artist will also receive $1,500
along with a mentoring session with world-renowned filmmaker Richard
Curtis. 6 Highly Commended Artists will also receive $500 each and 2 Popular Choice Artists will receive $250 each.