Spearheaded by InterDance in collaboration with Arts Iowa City, SWAN Day was celebrated in Iowa City for the first time on March 26, 2011.
Visual arts, music, dance poetry, photography by Iowa women aages 10 to 75 were part of this celebration.
There are SWAN Day 2011 events all over the U.S. and in places as far flung as Bulgaria, Germany, Kenya, and Uruguay.
Women are gathering to bring harmony to the world through music and build movements where we all can dance; to share pictures that open people's eyes and tell stories that heal their hearts.
As women and as artists, we take this troubled world in our hands and work to make it better.
When we celebrate SWAN Day, we can feel the power of our joy, our commitment, and our immense collective creativity.commitment, and our immense collective creativity.