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Laemmle NOHO7, Los Angeles, CA, December 18 – 24, 2014

Posted on October 7th, 2014 by admin

Laemmle NOHO7, LA December 18 – 24, Screening times TBD 5240 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood, CA Lily Yeh is a global artist who is fueled by a belief that art is a human right, and that artists can create a foundation for profound social change. Slight of frame, but large in spirit and vision, the […]

IFC New York, NY, December 5 – 11, 2014

Posted on October 7th, 2014 by admin

IFC New York December 5 – 11, Screening times TBD 323 Sixth Avenue at West Third Street New York, NY Lily Yeh is a global artist who is fueled by a belief that art is a human right, and that artists can create a foundation for profound social change. Slight of frame, but large in […]

Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival, Colorado Springs, CO, November 7 – 9, 2014

Posted on October 7th, 2014 by admin

27th Annual Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival Colorado Springs, CO Screening time TBD, November 7 – 9, 2014 Lily Yeh is a global artist who is fueled by a belief that art is a human right, and that artists can create a foundation for profound social change. Slight of frame, but large in spirit and […]

The 17th United Nations Association Film Festival, at Stanford University, CA, October 24, 2014

Posted on October 7th, 2014 by admin

The 17th United Nations Association Film Festival at Stanford University October 24, 2014 at 8:30pm Palo Alto High School Media Arts Center Palo Alto, CA Lily Yeh is a global artist who is fueled by a belief that art is a human right, and that artists can create a foundation for profound social change. Slight […]

Drexel University Arts Administration Graduate Association, Philadelphia, PA, October 23, 2014

Posted on October 7th, 2014 by admin

The Barefoot Artist Screening and Discussion with Lily Yeh Drexel University Arts Administration Graduate Association Thursday, October 23, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Philadelphia, PA Lily Yeh is a global artist who is fueled by a belief that art is a human right, and that artists can create a foundation for profound social […]

The Gendered Planet: Ethics, Ecology, Equity Conference, at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, WI, October 17 – 18, 2014

Posted on October 7th, 2014 by admin

Lily Yeh is the keynote speaker at the conference where there will also be a screening of The Barefoot Artist. The Gendered Planet Conference description: Join us in considering the intersection of women’s gender and other social justice issues as we promote ethical decisions and actions that will create greater equity and sustainability for our […]

Louisville International Film Festival, Louisville, KY, October 11, 2014

Posted on October 7th, 2014 by admin

Louisville International Film Festival October 11, 2014 at 11:50am Brown Theater Galt House, Louisville, KY Lily Yeh is a global artist who is fueled by a belief that art is a human right, and that artists can create a foundation for profound social change. Slight of frame, but large in spirit and vision, the 70-year-old […]

‘The Barefoot Artist’ Will Vie for Documentary Oscar

Posted on September 24th, 2014 by admin

Ryan Lattanzio of Thompson on Hollywood on IndieWire.com reported on September 22, 2014 that Glenn Holsten and Daniel Traub’s The Barefoot Artist, a portrait of the life of Chinese-American artist Lily Yeh, will open in Academy qualifying runs in NY and LA this December. Follow this link to read the entire article.

Philadelphia Inquirer Review: Why ‘Barefoot Artist’ Lily Yeh does what she does

Posted on June 10th, 2014 by admin

By Melissa Dribben, Inquirer Staff Writer on May 16, 2014 Lily Yeh folds her hands on the small dining table in her tiny Philadelphia townhouse, drops her forehead to her ropy knuckles, and weeps. It is not unusual to see Yeh, 73, overcome with feeling. Since cofounding the Village of Arts and Humanities in North […]

Review on BigThink.com

Posted on May 7th, 2014 by admin

“The Barefoot Artist is like a spring cleaning of the soul, a breath of fresh air that will restore your belief in the restorative power of art.” – Bog Duggan, read more on BigThink.com