The arts are more crucial than ever during times of crisis as they provide a cathartic and thought-provoking outlet for self-expression. All members of the Pitt and regional community are invited to submit creative works of any kind, relevant to aspects of their cultural identity, sociocultural topics, or social justice issues for entry in the Art of Diversity Showcase. In need of some inspiration? Check out these PittPrompts from the Center for Creativity.
Creative works will be displayed on the Showcase gallery and University web and social media channels (with attribution to the artists). All works are eligible for award distinctions and awardees will be announced at the 2020 Diversity Retreat (Wednesday, July 29).
Open to all creative mediums including but not limited to: visual art, music, dance, writing
Performative work must not exceed 5 minutes
Acceptable submission formats include:
Images – .png and .jpg.
Documents – .doc and .pdf.
Audio – .mp3 and .mp4.
Video – .mpg and .mov
Participants can submit up to 3 creative pieces total
Submission deadline: Monday, July 6, 2020