illUmiNations: Protecting Our Planet
Massive Climate Change Projections at the United Nations Headquarters in New York
“Now is the time to take decisive action on climate change. Protecting our planet is the responsibility of each and every one of us. We must make our voices heard. These exceptional projections shown at the United Nations will help draw attention to the need to make climate action a reality in every community and every society,” urges the UN Secretary-General General Ban Ki-moon.
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In the lead-up to the United Nations Secretary-General’s Climate Summit the United Nations Department of Public Information presented illUmiNations: Protecting Our Planet organized in partnership with the Oceanic Preservation Society (racingextinction.com) and Obscura Digital (obscuradigital.com). The spectacular 30-story architectural projection show, which took place on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 8:00pm - 11:00pm ET, was designed to inspire global citizens to take climate action and demand leaders to protect the world’s ecosystems. The visual showcase created by OPS and Obscura, was funded by TheDodo.com and the Lerer Family Foundation as well as an anonymous donor, and produced in conjunction with Okeanos – Foundation for the Sea, Vulcan Productions and Millennium ART.