Dallas, TX (September 17, 2013) – San Francisco based photographer Lisa Kristine returns as a featured speaker at the 2013 TEDxOrangeCoast annual conference. The event will be held at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, CA September 20th and 21st.
Lisa Kristine has impacted the photographic community for over two decades with her stunning documentation of indigenous cultures throughout the world. In 2012 Lisa brought her powerful images and stories to TEDxMaui and will continue to illuminate the plight of the 27 million souls enslaved worldwide at this year’s event.
TEDx was created in the spirit of TED’s mission, “ideas worth spreading.” TEDx events are fully planned and coordinated independently, bringing people together to share a TED-like experience. TEDxOrangeCoast brings together a like-minded community of curious, highly engaged learners committed to inspiring change through positive actions.
Lisa will be available for scheduled media interviews at the Innovation Alley. Innovator Alley is a unique opportunity to experience the latest innovations coming from five continents from TEDx participants.
About Lisa Kristine
Lisa Kristine is a San Francisco based photographer specializing in indigenous peoples worldwide. Through her work, Lisa wishes to encourage a dialogue about the beauty, diversity and hardship of our inter-locking world. The more meaning born in the images, the deeper that dialogue may be. Lisa Kristine aims to enhance her viewer’s awareness and engage them in a visual journey that is also a questioning of our existence. She wants to welcome them into the exploration of our mysterious existence with a spirit of importance, astonishment and hope.
For more than twenty-five years, Lisa Kristine has explored the globe, looking for the peoples, cultures and places that time forgot, creating indelible and unforgettable images. She brings the distant and the ancient and the rare into clearer focus. Best known for her evocative and saturated use of color, her fine art prints are among the most sought after and collected in her field. Lisa’s work has been auctioned by Christie’s New York for the United Nations with Kofi Annan; she works with foundations, educational venues and museums. www.lisakristine.com