FIAT LUX: Illuminating Our Common Home
by Paul G. Allen's Vulcan Inc., the Li Ka Shing Foundation, Okeanos and Obscura Digital
Dec. 8, 2015
A public art projection to light St. Peter’s Basilica and inspire change around the climate crisis
“Fiat Lux: Illuminating Our Common Home” developed in partnership with Paul G. Allen’s Vulcan Inc., the Li Ka Shing Foundation, Okeanos and Obscura Digital, under the auspices of the World Bank Group’s Connect4Climate, as Gift of Large Scale Architectural Projection to Pope Francis and call to protect our common home.
The cinematic event featured the work of some of the world’s most notable humanistic and nature photographers and filmmakers including Sebastião Salgado and (Genesi and Contrasto), Joel Sartore (National Geographic Photo Ark), Yann Arthus Bertrand (Human), David Doubilet, Ron Fricke and Mark Magidson (Samsara), Howard Hall, Shawn Heinrichs, Greg Huglin, Chris Jordan, Steve McCurry,Paul Nicklen and Louie Schwartzberg. The projection has been curated by Louie Psihoyos and Travis Threlkel, and produced by Obscura Digital.