Offering Questions instead of Answers: The Power of JR’s Images

In this 60 Minutes interview, Anderson Cooper camouflages his question as a statement explaining that, people who hear about JR’s belief that dignity comes from choosing how people portray themselves will say,”You’re telling me that people, you know, who don’t know where their next meal is coming from, are struggling to survive, care about art?” JR’s answer: “You know what? Yes.”

Check out this video to learn the why behind the beautiful images of JR and how powerfully they can cultivate critical thinking in places where many subscribe to unquestioned narratives about the identities of the “other.”

https://www.cbs.com/shows/60_minutes/video/_KAwtx5yxoeqKiT4GoTzwYH9WAhZgjkw/larger-than-life-displays-by-french-photographer-jr/