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Friday, April 27 • 12:00 - 12:30
Leena Kejriwal: Missing Game for a cause: Why we do what we do.

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Why did we make the The Missing Game for a cause? What is its part in the larger campaign, the Missing Public Art and awareness campaign? Why is the use of art and technology important to engage the public? How has The Missing Game used the gaming space to address this serious issue? How can we move beyond empathy?

The Missing Game is a part of a larger campaign to engage the public on the role they play in the heinous issue of sex trafficking. There are 3 million people trafficked every year of which 1.2 million are young girls. The Missing Campaign uses art and technology to engage and break the status quo on this grave issue. The average age of a girl getting trafficked has dropped from 13 to 11 and now 9 years.

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Leena Kejriwal

Photographer/installation artist. Her work reflected a preoccupation with human-trafficking and finds a new language in the public artwork MISSING. Her brainchild, the MISSING campaign leverages art and technology for social change through initiatives like street-art stencils and... Read More →


Friday April 27, 2018 12:00 - 12:30
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