March 18-19, 2023 Kids’ Guernica workshop was successfully held in Nikko, Japan. Ukrainian families staying in Japan also participated in the workshop.
March 10-19, 2023
Wonderful Kids’ Guernica Event in Geneva, Switzerland
21st International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights
March, 2023 Kids’ Guernica International Photo Exhibition was successfully held at Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum by KIwanis Nagasaki Kiwanis Club and Circle K Nagasaki University.
February-March, 2023 Kids’ Guernica was actively held in Shizuoka-prefecture, Japan. Shizuoka is well known as a prefecture with the beautiful Mt. Fuji. Students of Shizuoka Futaba High School created a wonderful Kids’ Guernica peace painting.
Including Shizuoka Kids' Guernica paintings, 26 Kids’ Guernica paintings from different parts of the world were displayed in the foot field of Mt. Fuji.
Yayoi Kindergarten, Shizuoka City
Shiohatanaka Elementary School, Shizuoka City
Higashi Junior High School, Shizuoka City
Hitoana Elementary School, Fujinomiya City
Other exhibition was also held at Nihon-daira and inside of Shizuoka City.
February 2023, Kids' Guernica Workshop with Ukrainian and Spanish family and children in Barcelona organized by Savina Tarsitano with Dr Nicola Ashmore, School of Art and Media, University of Brighton in the context of the project: Cultural Diplomacy.
January 2023, Kids' Guernica Workshop and exhibition wer successfully held in Atsugi City , Japan.
October 2022, South Africa, Masifunde Project, Organized by Dr Nicola Ashmore, School of Art and Media, University of Brighton With Savina Tarsitano, Photo by Laura Klapper.
October 2022, South Africa, Keiskamma Art Project, Organized by Dr Nicola Ashmore, School of Art and Media, University of Brighton With Savina Tarsitano, Photo by Joe Hague.
August 06, 2022 Kids' Guernica Peace exhibition was held in Nagasaki as the anniversary of the atomic bombing.
July, 2022 Kids' Guernica Peace exhibition was created by children of Ukrainian community around Tokyo.
July 2022, Three Kids' Guernica peace paintings were created in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan.
Fujine Minami Elementary School
Oufuji Elementary School
Fujinomiya Higashi High School
March 19-21, 2022 Kids' Guernica was held in Nikko City in Japan.
Many heart images were sent from Italy, Spain, Nepal as well as Japan. Those beautiful heart images were printed and pasted on the big Guernica size canvas as parts of flowers.
April 26, 2022, For the representative of all the participants of Kids' Guernica, Savina Tarsitano received "PREMIO GERNIKA POR LA PAZ Y LA RECONCILIACION" in the city of Guernica, Spain. This is an award for all the participants; children, teachers, artists and organizers all over the world in our Kids’ Guernica peace mural project, for more than twenty-five years.
November 2021: Pathos Co-operative, Caulonia organized Kids’ Guernica workshops in the south of Italy, in the province of Calabria. The organization help refugees and migrants from Asia, Middle East and Africa, providing shelter and resettlement. The two workshop were conducted by Raymond Watson, Artist from Belfast Ireland with the young refugees and migrants; one project in the village of Benestare and another project in the town of Caulonia.
Ecolint School in Geneva, Switzerland
September 2021: Collaborative workshop of Kids’ Guernica and Michelangelo Pistolleto’s Third Paradise was successfully held as a part of “Art with a Social Impact” project at the Ecolint Centre des Arts in Geneva, Switzerland. The workshop was based on their reﬂection on the 17 Sustainability Goals of the 2030 UN Agenda and collaborated with Mulabari village in Nepal. The students chose an image of avocado as a symbol of sustainable development of this village since avocados can provide nutritious fruits for the village people. Thy beautifully painted the symbolic abocado and also started the fund raising to plant avocado seedlings in the barren land of this village.
Kids' Guernica Exhibition in Nagasaki
August 6, 2021: Kids' Guernica exhibition was started along the riverside near the hypocenter of the atomic bomb blast on August 9, 1945 in Nagasaki. A peace painting focusing on SDGs from Ecolint school in Geneva, Switzerland and a peace painting, "the Laughter of our Children", from the young people of Cushendall, County Antrim, Northern Ireland were also exhibited with several Japanese Kids' Guernica paintings. This exhibition was held until the end of August.