Featured Work

to participate in an art exchange like the ones you see here!
to exchange your artwork with an art “pen pal” in another part of the world.
MAY 24, 2018

Check out our featured artist for this month, Daniele Kay O’Donnell! She is 19 years old and lives in Orlando, Florida, in the United States. She started painting less than a year ago, and she mostly paints in watercolor and acrylic.

And there’s more good news! Daniele is looking for an Art Match partner, so if you would like to exchange your art and get to know Daniele a little better, email us at paintbrush4diplomacy@gmail.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

MARCH 26, 2018

International Art Exchange between Esmeralda Martin-Singh’s first grade class at Orion Alternative Elementary School and Kshama Thakkar, an artist in India who runs ARTh by Kshama.

Watch this video of one of their exchanges, as the students do a kite making project! Stay tuned – more to come later this semester as the class prepares for their multicultural day at the end of May.

MARCH 21, 2018

At St. John the Baptist Catholic School in Northern California, students in Maeve’s first grade class painted some beautiful watercolors of Sonoma County. See them all here!

To participate in our International Art Exchange or to have your work featured on our website, email us at paintbrush4diplomacy@gmail.com!

In the U.S., we’ve been talking about Israel a lot lately. Check out these artworks, done by 11-year old students in Israel. They show two celebrations that are very important in Jewish culture: the Bar Mitzvah and Bat Mitzvah.