JR wins Annual TED Award

21/10/2010 § Leave a comment

The street artist JR has gone all around the world taking pictures of citizens living in hostile environments. After, he pastes the large scale photos on the walls of the city in which the pictures were taken. These images give life to these spaces that are otherwise bleak and without artistic expression.

For this he has won TED’s annual $1,000,000 award.

Learn more at tedprize.org

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