December 8, 2012

12-12-12 NYIT's Inside Out Project: Global Photo Exhibit


Come join NYIT (New York Institute of Technology) Special Events Class students 12-12-12 (December 12th) as they come together to throw an event based on the Inside Out Project started by French renowned artist JR

The Inside Out Project is a collection of installations showcasing peoples captivating stories and messages all around the world. Installations mostly includes black and white poster size photos of people from the mid chest up expressing whatever they feel facially. NYIT Special Events Class student Valeria Gonzalez, the coordinator of the event was quoted on the press release written by another Special Events Class student Natalie Cooper saying:

"We wanted to start a conversation about what makes you happy and why. Inside Out at NYIT gives each photographed participant an opportunity to express his or her personal 'FREEDOM OF VOICE' through photography and short statements about who they are and their calling for happiness". - Valeria Gonzalez

The NYIT's Inside Out Installation will be available for display starting December 10th, following an open night reception on December 12th at 6PM at NYIT's student lounge of the Manhattan campus. The photos can be viewed on the student lounge windows including photos facing outwards toward the courtyard. The event is open to the public along with a SUGGESTED DONATION of $5 for students and $10 for non-students to help with installation costs but those are encouraged to bring as many people as they want. 

To view some of the many photos that will be displayed, you can check out NYIT's Inside Out Installation FaceBook page by Clicking Here!

The Event Begins December 10th With An Opening Night Reception December 12th At 6PM at 26 West 61st Street New York,NY 10023-7692, Hope To See You There!

For More Information On NYIT's Inside Out Installation Please Contact NYIT's Special Events Class (646) 481-9508

ANY PROCEEDS WILL BE DONATED TO A HURRICANE SANDY VICTIMS FUND!!!