The Future is Unwritten brings text about Dialogues currently implementing societal innovation towards a more sustainable world. With leading UN agencies describing the recent pandemic as nature's first 'warning shot'.
As part of Goals House @ UNGA, Community Jameel and The Future is Unwritten convened this UN75 Dialogue to highlight the healing power of art after trauma and conflict. The event explores ground-breaking research into the links between art and health and focuses on a specific case study relating to the preservation of Yazidi culture following the ISIS genocide in 2014.
The Pilgrimage & The Pandemic brings together voices from the world of Art and Health to discuss this year's Hajj in the context of COVID-19 and the role of creativity in faith and spirituality during times of societal anxiety. The panel will also discuss how the the city of Mecca successfully managed the challenge of a mass gathering during a global pandemic.
Hosted by Rem Koolhaas and Samir Bantal, this special UN75 Dialogue coincides with the reopening of the seminal exhibition, Countryside, The Future at the Guggenheim in New York.
Join Christopher Bailey, WHO Arts & Health Lead, in conversation with Andrew Goldstein, Artnet Editor-in-Chief, for this special Artnet podcast on culture’s importance to global well-being.