The Art of Happiness

In a bid to discover what happiness looks like across the globe, Janne Willems has traveled the world, crayons and blank cards in hand, asking everyday people to draw a beautiful moment from the previous week. Her social art project started in 2010, with Janne approaching strangers during her trips on Dutch trains, and has now grown into an international endeavor, with people from 28 countries (and counting) having shared thousands-upon-thousands of happy moments. You can delve into Janne’s cheerful world at

Better still, why not give it a go yourself. What would you draw?