In 1988 while recovering from a serious cycling accident, Paul Carroll created the concept and design of The World Flag.

The original artwork, (silk on canvas) consisted of all the members of the United Nations surrounding Buckminster Fullers’ Dymaxion map of the earth. The debut of The Flag was at a Prayer for World Peace event at the United Nations headquarters in NYC. The Flag was displayed at many other venues including:

Now nearly 20 years after its inception, thanks to new advances in digital technology, there are actual "World Flags". Here are some articles and photos of events….

The Evolution of The World Flag


the first World Flag circa 1988


the second World Flag circa 1992


the third World Flag circa 2006


the fourth World Flag circa 2008

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