April 7 and 14, 2017 As part of Global Astronomy Month 2017 we are presenting two podcasts on the topic of Art and Science collaboration. Hosted by Mike Simmons, president and founder of Astronomers Without Borders and Daniela de Paulis, founder and creative director of the AstroArts program, the podcasts feature a selection of artists who have been presenting their work on our website throughout 2016. The podcasts focus on the experiences of each of the artists whilst working alongside scientists at NASA and SETI, amongst other institutions. All the artists in the panel have a different art practice, some...

April 1 - May 1, 2017 Art is a fantastic way of sharing the excitement of astronomy, and Astronomers Without Borders has a very active AstroArts community. So for the second year running, AWB is excited to present the AstroArt competition. For the first time, we are opening up the competition to everyone of all ages. There are four categories: Young Children - 7 and under Youth - 8-12 Teen - 13-17 Adults - 18+ AstroArt Contest 2016 Entries

March 1 - May 1, 2017 Submit your poem here . The contest is intended for children, teenagers, and adults, worldwide. There will be three categories: 1. Children grades 1-6 2. Children & Young Adults grades 7-12 3. Open (Adults)

April 28, 2017, 19:00 - 20:30 UT Live with composer Giovanni Renzo The concert will be introduced by the astrophysicist Dr. Gianluca Masi Watch it online on WebTV The new edition of the Cosmic Concert, an online musical performance for GAM 2017, will be performed by the Italian pianist and composer Giovanni Renzo. Cosmic Concert 2017 is a collection of compositions and improvisations conceived as a visual and poetic exploration of the universe.