Starts:
Jul
23
2008
Lecture:

Edward Burtynsky presents The 10,000 Year Gallery

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POSTED BY: gallery2 | Tue Jun 17th, 2008 6:10 p.m.

The Long Now Foundation's monthly series Seminars About Long-term Thinking
http://www.longnow.org/projects/seminars/

Edward Burtynsky presents
The 10,000 Year Gallery

Edward Burtynsky's photography presents human industry in a simultaneously clinical and awe-inspiring fashion and through his work encourages us to take a second look at the scale of what we call progress.

In this lecture, he will explore his ideas about creating a "10,000 Year Gallery" as a component of Long Now's 10,000 Year Clock project.

Seminar hosted by Stewart Brand

Wednesday July 23, 02008

Doors open 7:00pm, talk at 7:30pm lasting ~1.5 hours
Located at The Cowell Theater at Fort Mason Center
http://www.fortmason.org/directions/index.shtml

$10 suggested donation

We recommend you arrive early; priority seating is available for Members of Long Now.
https://secure.longnow.org/members/

There will be a reception at the Long Now Museum & Store following the Seminar.
http://www.longnow.org/contact/

For more information contact:
Danielle Engelman
Community Development Director
danielle@longnow.org
415.561.6582 x1

The Seminars About Long-term Thinking were started in 02003 to build a coherent, compelling body of ideas about long-term thinking, to help nudge civilization toward Long Now's goal of making long-term thinking automatic and common instead of difficult and rare.

Link:
http://www.longnow.org