Is it possible to be uncreative? How can we use the element of randomness to be original? What are you good at? What did you like to do when you were young? Is what you see in a photograph the same as what the photographer wanted you to see? How does an artist take a simple idea and make it a beautiful piece of art?
The first panel discussion was held by Erin McKee and Meilyn Tan regarding their balancing act in terms of responsibility of education and communication. An audience member asked, “What is the definition of having it all?” The answer was, “It depends.…”
9am. Everyone is excited to see what they will be receiving after the salon. As more and more people entered the room, the more smiles were spread across their faces. Finally, the moment for the salon to begin …
The salon will be held on October 7, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Discussions will focus on girls in student council, the complexity of intersectionality, and the “unexpected heroes” who demonstrate the crucial roles of women in crisis response. Read about the speakers and their topics here.
Multicolored sofas and a plethora of banners guided guests — JIS teachers, alumni, and visitors who wanted to share their personal experiences with one another — through the gates of the Jakarta Intercultural School (JIS) Fine Arts Theater foyer.
The room brimmed with somber silence as Taiye Selasi’s TED talk was projected on the television screen. Some individuals in the pool of participants burst out in intervals of applause while others furrowed their eyebrows, listening intently to the words.
With new team members on board, the Organizing Committee is now planning for TEDxJIS 2019. Apply now to be a speaker or performer!
The second TEDxJISSalon of the school year, The Artist Inside, was held last month. Check out the highlights!
Our next TEDxJISSalon, The Artist Inside, will be happening on April 7. Who are the speakers and performers? Read more to find out.
How does an idea inside an artist’s head become a creation worth sharing? Join us for our next TEDxJISSalon, where a visual artist, a photographer, a filmmaker, and a trio of musicians will shed some light on the creative process. Join us for TEDxJISSalon: The Artist Inside, to be held at JIS on April 7, 2018. Space is limited to the first 50 registrations, so book your seat now!