Celebrate World Art Day on April 15

brightly colored pencils lined up

World Art Day is an international celebration of the fine arts, which was declared by the International Association of Art (IAA/AIAP) to promote awareness of creative activity worldwide. The first World Art Day was held on April 15, 2012, a date chosen in honor of Leonardo da Vinci’s birthday. In the United States, World Art Day was officially held for the first time in the City of Los Angeles on April 15, 2015. Help up celebrate World Art Day by creating something in your favorite medium, whether it is painting, drawing, music, crafts, or however you want to be creative!