The Lamp Project

  1. Treat yourself to brief look at the complex, layered, and vibrant works of New York abstract expressionist painter Calvin Grimm.

    Supporting Calvin means supporting an artist who is giving the world more than just wonderful painting. He spent decades of his life working to raise awareness and concern for our natural environment and the damage which we humans do to it. Don't miss our written interview with Calvin, where he talks about his art and his beliefs about conservation.

    calvingrimm.com | nols.edu | clearwater.org | woodstocklandconservancy.org | thelampproject.org

    The Lamp Project is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to spotlighting and supporting socially engaged artists and the causes they champion.

    Please come visit us, register for the site, and find us all over the web:
    thelampproject.org
    thelampproject.tv
    facebook.com/thelampproject
    twitter.com/thelampproject
    pinterest.com/thelampproject
    in addition to Google+ | iTunes | Stitcher | SoundCloud | LinkedIn

    This video was produced on an entirely all-volunteer basis. If working with an organization like ours sounds exciting and worthwhile to you, please get in touch through our website's "contact" page, or by emailing us at info@thelampproject.org.

    Thank you for watching. Please spread the word!

    The Lamp Project
    thelampproject.org
    818.514.LAMP (5267)

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    CREDITS

    Jeremy Scott Olsen sound editor / re-recording mixer
    Ingersoll Avelino editor

    Paula Minardi producer

    Erick Iniguez coordinating producer
    Ryan Metcalf supervising producer
    Jeremy Scott Olsen executive producer

    Shannah White consultant to Calvin Grimm
    Becoming Harmless.com

    Calvin Grimm art and photographs used with permission and gratitude

    "Twenty One Years: Exxon Valdez to BP Gulf Oil Spills"
    1989-2010
    oil on canvas

    "Clearing Out the Stories"
    2013
    oil on canvas

    "Seeker/Sought: Deep Ocean / Deep Space Series"
    2013
    oil on canvas

    calvingrimm.com

    Calvin Grimm supports

    National Outdoor Leadership School - The Leader in Wilderness Education
    nols.edu
    Hudson River Sloop Clearwater
    clearwater.org
    Woodstock Land Conservancy
    woodstocklandconservancy.org

    "I've Always Known"
    written and produced by Nathan Schafer
    copyright 2013 by Nathan Schafer

    "Lamp Project theme 2011"
    written and produced by Nathan Schafer
    copyright 2011 by Nathan Schafer

    with great appreciation for our all-volunteer crew for their talent, dedication, professionalism and time

    copyright 2013 by The Lamp Project
    all rights reserved

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  2. Meet a painter whose art, surroundings, and life are all thoroughly intertwined. Calvin Grimm’s works encapsulate the revitalizing energy of our environment, each painting a rich and personal expression of our human relationship with the natural world. For decades now, Grimm has lived that relationship to the fullest, working hard to protect nature, share it, and instill an appreciation for it among the younger generation.

    Supporting Calvin means supporting an artist who is giving the world more than just wonderful painting. He spent decades of his life working to raise awareness and concern for our natural environment and the damage which we humans do to it. Don't miss our written interview with Calvin, where he talks about his art and his beliefs about conservation.

    calvingrimm.com | nols.edu | clearwater.org | woodstocklandconservancy.org | thelampproject.org

    The Lamp Project is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to spotlighting and supporting socially engaged artists and the causes they champion.

    Please come visit us, register for the site, and find us all over the web:
    thelampproject.org
    thelampproject.tv
    facebook.com/thelampproject
    twitter.com/thelampproject
    pinterest.com/thelampproject
    in addition to Google+ | iTunes | Stitcher | SoundCloud | LinkedIn

    This video was produced on an entirely all-volunteer basis. If working with an organization like ours sounds exciting and worthwhile to you, please get in touch through our website's "contact" page, or by emailing us at info@thelampproject.org.

    Thank you for watching. Please spread the word!

    The Lamp Project
    thelampproject.org
    818.514.LAMP (5267)

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    CREDITS

    Jeremy Scott Olsen sound editor / re-recording mixer
    Jose Hugo editor
    Joseph Tan additional editing
    Lee Everett director / director of photography
    Michael Sinopoli 1st assistant camera
    Samantha Pack interview written and conducted by

    Paula Minardi producer

    Erick Iniguez coordinating producer
    Ryan Metcalf supervising producer
    Jeremy Scott Olsen executive producer

    Shannah White consultant to Calvin Grimm
    Becoming Harmless.com

    Calvin Grimm art and photographs used with permission and gratitude

    "Optimistic Earth"
    1975, oil on canvas

    "Seeker/Sought: Deep Ocean / Deep Space Series"
    2013, oil on canvas

    "Twenty One Years: Exxon Valdez to BP Gulf Oil Spills"
    1989-2010, oil on canvas

    "Clearing Out the Stories"
    2013, oil on canvas

    calvingrimm.com

    "Lamp Project theme 2011"
    written and produced by
    Nathan Schafer
    copyright 2011 by Nathan Schafer

    "Jap Films of Hiroshima 1946/08/05"
    The Internet Archive
    This movie is part of the collection: Universal Newsreels
    Production Company: Universal Studios
    Audio/Visual: sound, b&w
    Creative Commons license: Public Domain
    archive.org/details/1946-08-05_Jap_Films_of_Hiroshima

    "Alaska Sea Kayaking 3"
    National Outdoor Leadership School
    The Leader in Wilderness Education
    logo and photo used with permission and gratitude
    Photo Credit: Tracy Baynes (STEP)/NOLS
    NOLS students learning technical skills in a beautiful environment.
    nols.edu

    "Exxon Valdez Oil Spill - ACE6"
    1989
    Alaska Center for the Environment Slide Collection
    courtesy of the Alaska Resources Library & Information Services (ARLIS), arlis.org
    Creative Commons license: Public Domain
    creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en

    Calvin Grimm also supports

    Hudson River Sloop Clearwater
    clearwater.org

    Woodstock Land Conservancy
    woodstocklandconservancy.org

    with great appreciation for our all-volunteer crew for their talent, dedication, professionalism and time

    copyright 2013 by The Lamp Project
    all rights reserved

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  3. The Lamp Project shines the spotlight on Community Art Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts. They are dedicated to cultivating an engaged community of youth whose powerful artistic voices transform their lives, their neighborhoods, and their worlds. In this interview, you can hear testimony from executive director Eryn Johnson on how art can change lives.

    communityartcenter.org

    The Lamp Project is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to spotlighting and supporting socially engaged artists and the causes they champion.

    Please come visit us, register for the site, and find us on Facebook and Twitter:
    thelampproject.net
    facebook.com/thelampproject
    twitter.com/thelampproject

    These videos were produced on an entirely all-volunteer basis. If working with an organization like ours sounds exciting and intriguing to you, please get in touch through our website's "contact" page, or by emailing executive director Jeremy Olsen.
    jeremy.olsen@thelampproject.net

    Thank you for watching. Please spread the word!

    The Lamp Project
    thelampproject.net
    818.514.LAMP (5267)

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  4. Pianist Chloe Flower, with the help of legendary producer Babyface, has married classical music and hip-hop in her song "Revolution."

    Supporting Chloe means supporting an artist who is giving the world more than just wonderful music. She is a fervent and long-time supporter of sexual slavery survivor Somaly Mam, of the the Somaly Mam Foundation, and of the battle to end human trafficking. Don't miss our interview with Chloe, where she talks about her music and about the foundation.

    chloeflowermusic.com | somaly.org | thelampproject.net

    The Lamp Project is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to spotlighting and supporting socially engaged artists and the causes they champion.

    Please come visit us, register for the site, and find us on Facebook and Twitter:
    thelampproject.net
    facebook.com/thelampproject
    twitter.com/thelampproject

    This video was produced on an entirely all-volunteer basis. If working with an organization like this sounds exciting and worthwhile to you, please get in touch through our website's "contact" page, or by emailing executive director Jeremy Olsen.

    jeremy.olsen@thelampproject.net

    Thank you for watching. Please spread the word!

    The Lamp Project
    thelampproject.net
    818.514.LAMP (5267)

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    CREDITS

    Jeremy Scott Olsen post audio
    Jason Johnson editor
    Dalton Gaudin director / director of photography

    Lauren Thorne producer
    Ryan Metcalf supervising producer
    Jeremy Scott Olsen executive producer

    "Revolution"
    from "Prelude in G minor, op. 23, no.5"
    composed by Sergei Rachmaninoff
    performed by Chloe Flower
    piano arrangements by Chloe Flower
    drum programming by Tim & Bob
    additional arrangements by Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds
    produced by Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds and Tim & Bob
    copyright 2012 by Chloe Flower and Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds

    with great appreciation for our all-volunteer crew for their talent, dedication, professionalism and time

    copyright 2012 by The Lamp Project
    all rights reserved

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  5. The Lamp Project shines the spotlight on crossover classical pianist Chloe Flower. Listen to how she combines legitimate classical piano and hip-hop with the help of legendary producer Babyface. And hear about the Somaly Mam Foundation and the battle against human trafficking and the global sex slave trade.

    chloeflowermusic.com

    somaly.org

    The Lamp Project is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to spotlighting and supporting socially engaged artists and the causes they champion.

    Please come visit us, register for the site, and find us on Facebook and Twitter:
    thelampproject.net
    facebook.com/thelampproject
    twitter.com/thelampproject

    These videos were produced on an entirely all-volunteer basis. If working with an organization like this sounds exciting and intriguing to you, please get in touch through our website's "contact" page, or by emailing executive director Jeremy Olsen.
    jeremy.olsen@thelampproject.net

    Thank you for watching. Please spread the word!

    The Lamp Project
    thelampproject.net
    818.514.LAMP (5267)

    # vimeo.com/51570767 Uploaded 169 Plays / / 0 Comments Watch in Couch Mode

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The Lamp Project is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to illuminating and supporting socially engaged artists and the causes they champion.

If you like what you see or want to know more, please come visit us, register for the site, and find us


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The Lamp Project is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to illuminating and supporting socially engaged artists and the causes they champion.

If you like what you see or want to know more, please come visit us, register for the site, and find us on Facebook and Twitter:

thelampproject.net
facebook.com/thelampproject
twitter.com/thelampproject

These videos are produced on an entirely all-volunteer basis. If working with an organization like this sounds exciting and fulfilling to you, please get in touch through our website's "contact" page, or by emailing executive director Jeremy Olsen.

jeremy.olsen@thelampproject.net

Thank you for watching. Please spread the word!

The Lamp Project
thelampproject.net
818.514.LAMP (5267)

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