WELCOME!

Search the World Ocean Day database of conservation-related events, activities, and announcements
on the Events Calendar, World Map, and Announcements List.

Use the filter menu to search by country or category and adjust the dates to refine your search!

Have an event or announcement to share with the world? Submit it here.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

World Oceans Day Through Art 2021

8 June

The art competition and exhibition celebrating World Oceans Day intends to seek the beauty of our oceans and to highlight the challenges of the marine environment through the eyes of creativity and art. The global call for this years celebrations has been ’30X30′ which is a call to action to safeguard at least 30% of the worlds ocean by 2030.
36 winners have been announced under both categories

World Oceans Day Through Art 2021 is hosted by The Pearl Protectors in partnership with Marine Environment Protection Authority (MEPA), Blue Resources Trust, Dilmah Conservation, EU Delegation to Sri Lanka & Maldives and World Ocean Day International.

The exhibition received over 1000 art submissions during a span of 1 month effectively making ‘World Oceans Day Through Art 2021’ the largest virtual art competition and exhibition to be conducted in Sri Lanka.

All art submissions are exhibited on Behance art gallery and Facebook public exhibition album. Selected artwork will be aimed at creating a larger awareness towards inspiring a new generation of ocean lovers and towards protecting our beautiful marine environment.

Learn more here

Other

Contact Name
NA
Contact Email Address
NA
Affiliation: Name of the organization, school, or business associated with the event
Pearl Protectors
Country
Sri Lanka
Is your event or activity (check of all that apply)
Taking place virtually
Full address (used to place your event on the map. For virtual events, write "virtual")
virtual
Name of venue (if applicable)
NA
Image source (provide a name or source to be credited when photo is used)
Pearl Protectors