Lavazza Calendar Presents “I Can Change The World” with six personal stories told through photographer Emmanuel Lubezki. It will showcase six activists who will tell their stories through music and art with the hope to change the world. Three-time Oscar winning Emmanuel Lubezki captured each activist’s powerful story that relates to different ages, cultures and geographical backgrounds. Ben Harper, Sonita Alizada, Cristina Mittermeier, Dr. Shamell Bell, Shilpa Yarlagadda, Saype are the six activist that will be featured at the event, at Faena Forum, December 03, 2021 in Miami Beach, Florida. To underline the project’s objective of encouraging positive change, “I can change the world” was presented as part of The Renaissance Awards, a global prize dedicated to young international leaders in sustainability, of which we are a proud partner for this edition of the Calendar.
The main characters of this calendar signed by Emmanuel Lubezki, one of the greatest directors of photography in contemporary cinema, are the stories of six artists who fight every day to improve the world through their work. Californian Ben Harper, one of the most versatile performers of blues and rock music, who has always been committed to fight social inequality and raise awareness of the effects of the climate crisis; Franco-Swiss artist, Saype, a pioneer of sustainable land art and author of monumental works of social cohesion; Afghan rapper Sonita Alizada, active in taking action against premature marriages and child brides; American entrepreneur and designer Shilpa Yarlagadda, who promotes female empowerment; Mexican marine biologist Cristina Mittermeier, who has become a champion of the of the Oceans thanks to her wonderful underwater photographs; street dancer and choreographer Shamell Bell, who fights against racism, sexism and homophobia in the streets of her native Los Angeles.
Lavazza and Liaisons Corporation tapped Miami Modeling Agency, Model Machine, for event models. The men and women models handled registration and welcomed guests. The client provided outfits for the models, black suits for the menn, and black dresses for the women.
Luigi Lavazza S.p.A., shortened and stylized as LAVAZZA, is an Italian manufacturer of coffee products. Founded in Turin in 1895 by Luigi Lavazza, it was initially run from a small grocery store at Via San Tommaso 10. The business is currently administered by the third and fourth generations of the Lavazza family.
Liaisons is a global strategic marketing and consulting agency focused on the art and luxury sectors. We are headquartered in Miami with operations in Madrid, Mexico City, New York and Colombia. Liasions is a multicultural, multilingual, full-service agency that specializes in developing bespoke creative strategies through events, marketing, strategic alliances, VIP access, art content, art advisory and curated travel.
Model Machine is an entertainment agency working with global brands on their experiential and influencer marketing programs throughout North America.