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Cyprus participates in «Inside Out Project» One of the biggest collective art exhibitions in the world On 21 September 2012 (World Day of Peace) will unite the world through a transaction portraits from country to country.
When the winner of the TED Prize, JR announced his desire to turn the world “Inside Out”, inviting people from around the world to send a message and portrait photography, many countries, cities and people from around the world responded. Seeing the global response, the heads of the Inside Out Group Action in Athens and Juarez (Mexico) decided to unite the world through a simultaneous mobilization in the title BE THE CHANGE.
On 21 September 2012 (World Day of Peace) will unite the world through a transaction portraits from country to country, creating a mosaic not only individuals, but collectively a continuous dialogue with art and communication as catalysts of social change. Participating cities and 24 countries among which Athens (GREECE), Austin (USA), Aveiro (PORTUGAL), Brisbane (Australia), Cape Town (South Africa), Hanoi (CHINA), Juarez (Mexico), Madrid (SPAIN) , Mumbai (INDIA), New York (USA), Nicosia (Cyprus), Nairobi (Kenya), London (United Kingdom). Cyprus, together with other 21 countries participating for the first time in “Inside Out Project-Be the Change”, one of the biggest collective art exhibitions. Human portraits from around the world, will be posted in prominent places in the city, giving voice to those who want to bring change and awareness. We believe in art without frames and entrance fees. The street art, window wide open for everyone, because … «You can be the Change“.
In times of rapid globalization and abrupt environmental changes that affect each person differently in every corner of the Earth. Now more than ever, there is a generation that is taking the responsibility to spread the human stories that unite as citizens of the world.
Through mobilizing the Inside Out Project, young minds want to change and inspiring creative solutions to make these changes become real. It’s a belief that change must come from within each person that we can all move forward together to bring positive changes. It’s a call to the growing silent majority to become a part of this global co-change that aims to make us more conscious and active people.
More about how the The INSIDE OUT Project was created: http://www.insideoutproject.net
Re-published from Kathimerini, Cyprus participates in «Inside Out Project» | Culture, Art
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