The Future We Create Art Exhibition / Calls & Submissions

March 15, 2022

Organization Name: Art Works for Change

Organization Location: Oakland, CA

Type: Calls & Submissions

Fee: Free


Climate change is transforming our world in profound ways. Human activities have dramatically altered our atmosphere and changed the trajectory of life on our planet. How will humanity respond to the many challenges of climate change? Will we learn to thrive via systemic change, innovation, and adaptation? Will we succeed in creating a better world in spite of the challenges we will face?

Youth Action Through Art, in partnership with Art Works For Change, invites young artists (age 22 or younger) to submit original artwork for “The Future We Create,” a crowd-sourced exhibition of artworks that reflect upon our future in the age of climate change.

We want YOU to harness your creativity and share your vision of our ever-changing world.

– What do you think the world will look like in 50 years?
– What do you want the world to look like in 50 years?
Accepted submissions will be featured in our online exhibition and/or in-person exhibitions throughout the Bay Area.


– Open to all artists aged 22 or younger
– Work must be original
– Work may be in any medium that can be represented by a digital image, including painting, photography, sculpture, land art, video and performance art

Entry procedure
– Complete the entry form (below) and submit by the deadline
– Artists are invited to upload up to 3 images. If you wish to be considered for a video submission, you may upload stills from the video as images and share a YouTube or Vimeo link (video files will not be accommodated)
– Artists will be notified by email of their inclusion in the online exhibition and/or in-person exhibition(s).

Opportunity Website

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