Calling ARTISTS of all ages! Share YOUR vision of heroism!

Participate in The MY HERO Project! Register at to upload original hero-themed artwork.

Create inspired portraits, environmentally themed art and graphical PSAs to promote community organizations, local and global heroes. Share your vision of heroism with millions of visitors from around the world who visit our educational website.

Celebrate heroes and acts of courage

All art submitted must be original, family friendly and positive in its message. Follow the tutorials at and browse examples of hero art from global artists and students.

The MY HERO Project will not knowingly publish any work that has been plagiarized or reproduced from any other source and will not promote hate, violence or prejudice anywhere on our website.

Lesson plans and resources are available for arts educators at

The Shetterly Portrait Prize

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This prize recognizes the artist who most eloquently represents a hero or an act of heroism in an artwork. This $500 award is given by artist Robert Shetterly, founder of Americans Who Tell the Truth, It is presented at the MY HERO International Film Festival and Multimedia Awards Ceremony.

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Please contact our Gallery Curator, email [email protected].

The MY HERO Project is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, all donations are tax deductible.