Souper Bowl

Souper Bowl

Posted by on Feb 3, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Clay for Change The EIGHTH ANNUAL Boston SOUPER BOWL [Please note that this event occurs two weeks after the football event. There are four entry times: 2pm, 3pm, 4pm and 5pm.] On Sunday, February 21st, from 2-6 PM at Haley House Bakery Café in Roxbury’s Dudley Square, more than a dozen chefs will serve soups […]

Marissa Ciampi Micrograntee 2015/16

Marissa Ciampi Micrograntee 2015/16

Posted by on Feb 1, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Marissa Ciampi, Photography Sustainability Microgrant Awardee 2015/16 For the past six years I’ve been working at a retail greenhouse, which is part of a larger 60-acre greenhouse corporation. This past summer was my first time working with the wholesale production of plants and it completely changed the way I looked at the flowers we sell. […]

REUSE REVOLUTION

REUSE REVOLUTION

Posted by on Jan 27, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

 Clean Water Action Reuse Revolution campaign   The Sustainability Incubator is a no single use classroom.  What does this mean?? Do you ever notice the pile of trash that is left over when you’re done with your take-out meal? Our “throw-away” lifestyle creates tons of waste from single-use products that we use for just a […]

Art of Life in the Anthropocene reading

Art of Life in the Anthropocene reading

Posted by on Jan 25, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

This is a really interesting read for those of you who are trying, with me, to figure out what it means to make work in this moment of ecological uncertainty… The Art of Life in the Anthropocene by David Bellio Flower creation, maggot painting, microbe literature, and bio art. April 13th, 2013, Los Angeles Review […]

Global Ecologies Studio @ Burren College of Art in Western Ireland

Global Ecologies Studio @ Burren College of Art in Western Ireland

Posted by on Jan 25, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Please find attached information on a unique summer course in Ireland called “Global Ecologies Studio”. This 6 credit course ( 3 Studio, 3 Science ) is being offered at the Burren College of Art in Western Ireland. It is a joint project of the Partners in Academic Leadership in Sustainability ( PALS). This course is […]

ReStore hours spring 2016

ReStore hours spring 2016

Posted by on Jan 25, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

If you are interested in joining us as a volunteer for the semester or making a donation, please email us at restore@massart.edu!

Ellen Driscoll: From Plants to Plastics, artists talk

Ellen Driscoll: From Plants to Plastics, artists talk

Posted by on Jan 21, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Visiting Artist Talk: Ellen Driscoll FROM PLANTS TO PLASTICS: STUDIES IN CROSS-POLLINATION Thursday, January 28, 6:30PM Lecture Hall, Design and Media Center Working in public art, sculpture, drawing, and installation, Ellen Driscoll‘s artwork draws inspiration from sources as varied as ancient memory arts, shadow play, and astronomy. Based on the exploration of paradoxes, her work features […]

ReStore call for work exhibition

ReStore call for work exhibition

Posted by on Jan 21, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The ReStore is having a gallery show and is accepting any work made with items from the ReStore, any other upcycled materials, work that is subject around sustainability or the environment. The Call for Art begins today, and ends on February 15th!

Sustainability Incubator

Sustainability Incubator

Posted by on Jan 14, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The Sustainability Incubator is a spring 2016 interdisciplinary platform for developing and cross-pollinating innovative curriculum and art/design projects at the intersection of social justice, health, and the environment. The Incubator brings together work by faculty, staff, and students from classes, studios, and offices in a hybrid studio classroom that produces, synthesizes, performs, and activates new […]

Future Designers: Eco Remix Fashion F15

Future Designers: Eco Remix Fashion F15

Posted by on Oct 28, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

EILEEN FISHER gave sustainable fashion students from Massachusetts College of Art and Design gently used garments from GREEN EILEEN as part of their coursework. These photographs are from the reception displaying and celebrating the fashion students who refashioned garments for a second life. Wednesday, November 4, 2015   Eileen Fisher  The Mall at Chestnut Hill