Impact

Impact
Our Accomplishments over the past 17 years are as follows:
  • Approximately 5 million children in 80 countries have produced art under the ICAF programs
  • The ICAF has the distinction of hosting the first national children's art festival in U.S. history, which took place in Washington, D.C. in September 1998
  • The ICAF has been a pioneer in introducing children to the Artist-Athlete Ideal ℠ of the creative mind and healthy body
  • The ICAF has been a pioneer in informing teachers about STEAMS Education℠, which integrates Art and Sport with the STEM disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
  • As the "Olympics" of children's imaginations and co-creation, the ICAF has produced the World Children's Festival every four years since 1999 on The National Mall in Washington, D.C.
  • The U.S. Olympic Committee has granted the ICAF an exclusive license to use the "Arts Olympiad" and related marks
  • The ICAF is the world leader in children's art, exhibitions of children's art, and hosting children's panels at major conferences and events

Published articles on the ICAF's impact

One-page summary about the ICAF (398Kb 1-page pdf download)

Testimonials


World Children's Festival (2011)               PSA (2005)                         ChildArt USA (1998)

       

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