is to encourage nonviolence and
We think about how to deal with the conflict and violence around us.
We create art works showing non-violent approaches and possible
We display our artworks to motivate and inspire others.
We move in the direction of peace using nonviolence.
We recognize and honor Peacemakers.
The Search for Peace invites you to Join us!
The Search For Peace is non-sectarian and non-denominational.
We all are needed in the Search For Peace.
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History: We heard about "THE SEARCH FOR PEACE" at the Northwest Regional Maryknoll Affiliate Conference. Fr. Jim Hogan began The Search For Peace in 2001 in Missoula, Montana. Through this annual local event hundreds of artists and attendees have contributed their art work and been motivated to search, talk, and work for peace. This inspired us to begin the Search for Peace Art Events in Portland, Oregon.