David Evan Harris, Naomi Ture

Global Lives Project

David Evan Harris, Naomi Ture

Talk: Global Lives Project

The Global Lives Project is a video library of life experience around the world, featuring more than 500 hours of footage of the daily life of 20 people from 17 countries. The Global Lives Project is a three-time National Endowment for the Arts award recipient and has been screened at dozens of venues worldwide including the Smithsonian, United Nations University and the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.

David Evan Harris

David is a sociologist, artist and curator. He found the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience around the world produced by thousands of collaborating filmmakers, photographers and translators. He became curator of the Future Gallery, an exhibit space in downtown Palo Alto featuring work of artists from around the world whose work challenges viewers to think about the future.

Naomi Ture

Naomi is a nationally award-winning documentary filmmaker. With credits as Producer, Director, DP, Writer and Editor, she has been involved in every aspect of production. In 2013, Naomi produced & directed a Global Lives 24-hour shoot based in Vietnam, portraying Lê Huyền, a young woman who lives and works on a sand barge in the Mekong River Delta in Vietnam.