Thursday, October 15, 2020
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Virtual event, register to access
The David Sheperd Family Lecture at Trent University, in partnership with the Innovation Cluster and the Trent School of the Environment, are pleased to present world-renowned photographer and TED Prize winner, Edward Burtynsky for an evening keynote about the global water crisis.
Through stunning photography, Edward Burtynsky’s Water project visualizes the scale and impact of harnessing and consuming the world’s most precious resource. He chronicles the various roles that water plays in our daily lives: as a source of healthy ecosystems and energy, as a critical element in cultural and religious rituals, and the reality we face as the climate crisis creates unprecedented risk.
An Evening With Edward Burtynsky: WATER
Thursday, 15 October, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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About Edward Burtynsky
Edward Burtynsky is regarded as one of the world's most accomplished contemporary photographers. His remarkable photographic depictions of global industrial landscapes are included in the collections of over sixty major museums around the world, including the National Gallery of Canada, the Museum of Modern Art and the Guggenheim Museum in New York, the Reina Sofia Museum in Madrid, the Tate Modern in London, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in California.
Recharge and expand your knowledge on critical issues with global disruptors. All are invited to hear from a Canadian environmental trailblazer, from the comfort of home.