November 17, 2016

We wanted to take a moment to share this inspiring video by Lisa Kaplan of Touchwood Creative. This video was created to accompany the Outside In: Paint for Peace exhibit, which wrapped up mid-November. Take a moment to watch the incredible transformation that took pla...

November 14, 2016

“Make Something Beautiful” – painted by Christina Carroll, is found on page 35 in the Painting for Peace: A Coloring Book for All Ages, and is one of the original murals painted on the boarded up buildings in Ferguson in November, 2014.

Christina Carroll’s painting is,...

October 10, 2016

It might be a little early to think about, but that holiday season is right around the corner. We did a little planning ahead for you this year and came up a list of some of our favorite spots in or near Ferguson that might just have that perfect gift you’re looking fo...

September 22, 2016

It's been less than 4 months since the release of our coloring book for adults and children, Painting for Peace: A Coloring Book for All Ages. Since we released the book, we have been astonished and inspired by the ways that people have taken the Ferguson paintings and...

September 12, 2016

Outside In: Paint for Peace exhibits opened around the St. Louis community on August 27 at COCA, an exhibit outside Gallery 210 and the second floor at Missouri History Museum and will run through the end of October.

More exhibits opened at Vaughn Cultural Center, Fergu...

August 25, 2016

Andrea's artwork is based on a powerful expression that was originally attributed to the Greek poet, Dinos Christianopoulus, and which was also later taken up by Mexican protestors as a call to rise up in the midst of persecution.

The seeds, whether on a personal level,...

August 3, 2016

Artists Liza Fishbone & Carly Jacobs' painting "An Eye for An Eye Makes the World Blind" symbolizes hopes for an end to violence, lasting peace.

Painted on South Grand in the Tower Grove neighborhood in St. Louis, this piece represents two figures of different colors br...

August 1, 2016

In celebration of National Coloring Book Day, we're running a coloring book contest ALL WEEK long- giving away copies of our coloring book for FREE. 

Download a FREE coloring sheet featuring the Shalom Peace Hand. Color your unique creation and enter to win! All of the...

July 22, 2016

Ferguson resident, Darcy Edwin explained how she came up with her painting. "The idea for The Ferguson Tree came from Ferguson Optical's sign, which read: 'Stay Strong Ferguson. We Are A Family.'

The overall point of this mural was to show that there is strength and bea...

July 19, 2016

Ferguson painting "St. Martin de Porres" inspired by Catholicism and Buddhism, highlights racial harmony

"St. Martin de Porres was actually inspired by the niche on the building on which it was painting," explained artist Darcy Edwin. "It reminded me of the decorative n...

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