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The Valentine Peace Project (VPP) is in Amsterdam and 'New Amsterdam'

Ribesstraat 87
1032 JS Amsterdam
The Netherlands


235 Bainbridge St.
Brooklyn, NY 11233

Project Founder

Federico Hewson started the VPP as a project for peace around the day of love in February and develops it as an international participation art project as well as budding business with social purpose.  He grew up in San Francisco with an Italian mother and British father and was a performance artist in Los Angeles, a volunteer for the US Department of Peacebuilding, a co-director and community curator in Chicago with the Blue Rider Theatre and co-founder of Same Planet Different World dance theatre.  He is a teacher, social artist, advocate of Joseph Beuy's social sculpture ('everybody is an artist'), current NYU Steinhardt grad student and US/UK citizen.  From Amsterdam to London he currently resides in Brooklyn.
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