of Parachute Exhibitions Worldwide
Including Past Events and Links to Photos/Videos
• Jerusalem, Israel – Mother Earth Sculpture Dedication
• Yaoundé, Cameroon – Mother Earth Sculpture Dedication
• Panama City, Panama – World Youth Day: The Pope comes to Central America and will be surrounded by 41 Parachutes, created by local religious and school groups.
• Zimbabwe – Seminar and Safe Cities Summit in the City of Mutare, attended by mining companies, extractive companies and industry. Many parachutes will be at this event.
• Kingston, Jamaica – Kingston Biennial – Parachute Display
• Abuja, Nigeria – Parachutes & Arts for Climate for Senior Secondary Schools in FCT Abuja, Millennium Park Abuja, 9am – 4pm
• Toronto, Canada – Parliament of World Religions Conference – displayed Parachutes and participated in panel discussions
October 29, 12-2pm
• US Supreme Court, Washington, DC – Parachutes in front of Supreme Court. This court is discussing the Juliana vs USA case (21 kids suing the US government about climate change).
October 29, 9-11am
• Freedom Plaza, Washington, DC – Parachutes across the street from DC Council Building. This council is voting on most ambitious climate bill in US, 100% carbon-neutral by 2032. Coordinated with CCL.
• Sudbury, Canada – Parliament Hill, Parachutes collected from across Canada
• Washington, DC – Mother Earth Project’s Parachutes For The Planet™ World Inaugural Exhibition, Georgetown Waterfront Park, 11am – 4pm
• Nairobi, Kenya – Climate Change Art Competition Award ceremony with 20-40 parachutes.
October – September
• Sunnyvale Community Center, Creative Arts Center, 550 East Remington Drive, Sunnyvale, California – Parachutes on Display
• Grand Rapids, Michigan – Lions and Rabbits, 10 – 2pm, Paint a Parachute
• Missouri River Regional Library, Jefferson City, Missouri – Parachute display for the Citizens’ Climate Lobby meeting
• Zero Hour Youth Climate March, in partnership with MEP, Citizens’ Climate Lobby, Sierra Club – Washington, DC on the National Mall at 12th St (and other sister city locations)
• Citizens’ Climate Lobby Sister Parachute Exhibitions – Ann Arbor, Michigan at City Hall, Indianapolis, Indiana, Canberra, Australia
June 11, 4pm – 7pm
• Washington, DC – Citizens’ Climate International Conference and Lobby Day, Omni Shoreham Hotel Blue Room, 2500 Calvert Street, NW
• Lagos, Nigeria – World Environment Day Celebration, including government officials, members of parliament, labor unions, students and the general public. The project was executed by the Climate Aid Initiative.
• Ottawa, Canada – Earth Day Festival at Memorial Park
• Eugene, Oregon – Eugene School District 4J in collaboration with the EWEB Education Partnership
May and June
• Geneseo, Illinois – GHS Environmental Club Parachute on display at Public Library,805 N Chicago Street
May 30• Sierra Leone, Africa – Freetown Teachers College (FTC), Jui, Freetown, (14 Parachutes from different schools)
May 18, 6pm – 7pm
• Chevy Chase, Maryland – Somerset ES 5th Grade Environmental Art and Parachute Exhibition, Town Hall, 4510 Cumberland Ave
April 20, Earth Day
• Providence, Rhode Island – Providence Montessori School students sing with their parachute at Earth Day concert
• Washington, DC – Mother Earth Sculpture Dedication in Georgetown
The MEP’s Inaugural Dedication took place on Climate March Day next to the Mother Earth sculpture in Washington, DC, along the Potomac River.