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The Human Impacts Institute’s Creative Climate Awards are an annual series of events that showcase artists creating climate-inspired, public works. In an effort to inspire us to think more critically about our actions and their impacts, the Creative Climate Awards program uses the arts and creativity to share knowledge, broaden the climate conversation, educate, and incite action.

These events are an opportunity to creatively engage tens-of-thousands of people in positive action around the challenges posed by climate change, while having your work seen by our judges—some of the top artists, curators, and international leaders in the world.

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Submissions Due 11:30PM May 31st


All 2D works, including graphic design, drawings, painting, photographs, collage, and mixed media
Films (both shorts and feature length)
Performative works , including dance, theatre, music, and other works


First place cash prize of $2,000
Month long exhibit at 42nd St. gallery in Manhattan, NYC
Work viewed by our judges


Submissions Due: 11:30 pm, May 31st
Selections Announced: June 15th
Opening Party: September 27th
Film Screening 1: October 6th
Film Screening 2: October 13th
Film Screening 3: October 20th
Closing Awards: October 27th

NOTE: Artists are responsible for costs of shipping works to and from NYC. All performers must be able to perform in NYC between September 27th and October 27th, 2016.

Thanks to the Taipei Economic Cultural Office in NYC and the Global Crisis Information Network, Inc. for their support.!creative-climate-awards/cyup