" Being a quiet person, I sometime felt pressured by social and academic standards with expect me to be a collaborative person. 

but how am I supposed to meet those expectations when I struggle with self-expression? "

--- Ardhaneswari Hanadyas, 15
Global Jaya International school
Jawa Barat, Indonesia   

"Women together are powerful.

The differences i n ages and nationalities should not separate anyone because including everyone into a group of whole leads to thoughtful ideas that will change the world.

---- Charlize Lamb, 15
Taipei american School

Taipei, Taiwan

Pink Dolphin's Love by Christina Quin
Candy World by Kunsh Vishwakarma
Women by  Charlize Lamb

"I want to plant more trees on earth; do my best in recycling things; and encourage clean energy.

​I want to devote myself in protecting the environment.

​I want to keep sky blue; bird singing, and flower blooming."

--- Audrey Wu, 8
Taipei Lihu Elementary School
Taipei, Taiwan

A selected number of artists, of age 15 and under, will receive the Advena World Young Artist Award.

Children from around the world are welcome to submit their drawings, paintings, photos, and other original artworks filled with ideas that describe their understanding of the world, what they adore, their dreams, their environments, family and friends, and important events. 
Previous Advena World International Children's Art Exhibition Brochure | Here

Connection with the Ancients  by Carolyn Chu
My Dream World by Audrey Wu

" I will always remember my meeting with 911 Firemen in New York City."

--- Selina Li, 7
James Leitch
Fremont, CA, USA

" I dream of a world where people from Ancient Civilizations can travel through time to visit me, and share their knowledge, their cultures, and their experiences."

--- Carolyn Chu, 10
Taipei American School
Taipei, Taiwan  

When I Met 911 Firemen in New York City by Selina Li

" I like candy.

Here, I am eating a gumball. They are a lot of candies, pizza and french fries too..."

--- Kunsh Vishwakarma, 7
Tom Matsumoto Elementary School
San Jose, CA 

Selected Entries of the 2017 International Children's Art Competition 

Unexpressive Expression by Ardhaneswari Hanadyas

" I love pink dolphins.

Dolphins are smart too.

Dolphins like their environment- beautiful blue sea. "

--- Christina Quin, 7
Luckie Art Studio
Sudbury, MA, USA