Welcome.

 

The International Human Rights Art Festival is a growing initiative to connect artists, activists, politicians, and community members through events around the world.

 

Upcoming Events

Our October IHRAF event is in partnership with Culture Project, as part of their Prologue to Progress series. Join us to inaugurate Culture Project's new space with an evening of art activism headlined by Kathleen Turner on October 15. Visit UPCOMING for full details. Tickets HERE.

Read Producer Tom Block's statement on Archbishop Timothy Cardinal Dolan censoring International Human Rights Art Festival HERE.

The IHRAF Series
This events series is in partnership with arts and advocacy organizations to raise awareness and action around specific local, national, and international human rights issues. More on the IHRAF Series can be found here.

The International Human Right Art Festival returns to NYC for a week-long celebration of art, activism, and community in 2018.

Video still of Senator Schumer from the 2017 IHRAF Photo by Elisa Guiterrez

Video still of Senator Schumer from the 2017 IHRAF
Photo by Elisa Guiterrez

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Find out about our History, Mission, supporters (including Senator Charles E. Schumer), and more.

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Nigerian Human Rights defender Sowore Omoyele at the 2017 IHRAF Photo by Elisa Guiterrez

Nigerian Human Rights defender Sowore Omoyele at the 2017 IHRAF
Photo by Elisa Guiterrez

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Want to join in on the upcoming 2018 IHRAF in NYC? Have an event you'd like to cross-promote with us? We want to hear from you!

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Banner Painting: Woman Shedding Burka by Tom Block