Global Lives World Premiere: Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
February 26, 2010 - June 20, 2010
We are proud to announce the world premiere of the Global Lives Project, an innovative video installation featuring documentaries that capture 24 hours in the lives of ten people from around the world who represent the diversity of the global population. Working with acclaimed filmmakers, artists and designers, Global Livesassembles the realities of everyday life from Lebanon, Serbia, China, India, Japan, Malawi, Indonesia, Brazil, Kazakhstan and San Francisco.
Exhibit Hours (FREE admission)
Tue—Wed: 12-6 pm
Thu—Fri: 2-8 pm
Sat: 12-8 pm
Sun: 12-6 pm
First Tue: 12-8 pm
We have collaborated with renowned designers and architects FOURM design+build, Sand Studios and Ade, as well as experienced video installation producer, Barry Threw, and digital media artist, Rafael Alcala.
Special thanks to our amazing volunteer collaborators and our sponsors for this exhibit: the Long Now Foundation, the Adobe Foundation, the Burwen Education Foundation, the Consulate General of Switzerland in San Francisco, and the Black Rock Arts Foundation. The work itself was made possible by hundreds of individual donors and sponsors, and our key partners: Temple University Japan Campus,DotSUB, Creative Commons, the Museu da Pessoa, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP, and United Nations University.
Photos from the event: http://www.flickr.com/photos/globallives/sets/72157624034211224/