Image of #TheStandingMarch video installation by JR and Darren Aronofsky
Written by Julie Yost | December 1, 2015

Artists and Activists Demonstrate the Power of Public Space in Paris

At SXSW Eco we believe in the power of public space to inform, engage and inspire. This week in Paris we're seeing the urban realm transformed through public art and activism–powerful images of which are going viral and disseminating the importance of COP21 to millions worldwide. These provocative works...

Written by SXSW Staff Writer | November 30, 2015

COP21 Update

Today kicks off COP 21, one of the most highly anticipated events in climate history. Yesterday, thousands of activists around the world hosted climate marches in their own cities. Although the climate rally was canceled due to the Paris attacks, climate activists continued on to host thoughtful, provocative and controversial...