The TED Prize is awarded to an extraordinary individual with a creative and bold vision to spark global change. By leveraging the TED community’s resources and investing $1 million into a powerful idea, the TED Prize supports one wish to inspire the world.
More than 4,000 black and white portraits are being collected at the Panthéon and will be part of a massive installation inspired by the INSIDE OUT project, a large-scale participatory art project launched by the French artist JR after he won the TED Prize in 2011.
“I’ve come here today to talk about a very simple but devastating problem..." says 2014 TED Prize winner Charmian Gooch. “Anonymous companies are making it difficult, and sometimes impossible, to find the actual human beings responsible for really bad crimes.”
Korakati is a remote village in one of the poorest parts of India, in the middle of a mangrove swamp. It’s hardly the place that most people would seek out to try to build a high-tech learning lab. But then again, Sugata Mitra is not most people.