Archive | 2015
25
Jul

Exploring “The Art of Peace” and the 2015 Sydney Peace Prize

What do The Beatles, Bono, Bob Geldof, Billy Bragg, Billie Holiday, Ben Harper, Bob Marley, Bob Dylan, and Barenboim all have in common—in addition to being musicians and starting with “B”? They have each contributed to peace with justice, and those who are still alive are suitable nominations for the 2015 Sydney Peace Prize. The […]

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23
Jun

2015 – The Art of Peace: Call for Nominations

It’s time for an artist to win the Sydney Peace Prize. With the centenary of the First World War upon us, stories of battles, heroism and sacrifice – all said to be in the pursuit of peace – will be the subject of much attention. As a response, we want to leave the battlefield and […]

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22
May

Announcing a theme for 2015: “The Art of Peace”

The Introduction of “Themes”: “Choosing from so many splendid human beings in so many areas is daunting.  This year we are trialing a themed approach for the 2015 award,” the Sydney Peace Foundation’s Director Jane Singleton AO explains. The theme for 2015: “The Art of Peace” Sun Tzu’s ancient Chinese military treatise “The Art of […]

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