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

Sustainable Projects course offered S16

Sustainable Projects course offered S16

Posted by on Oct 27, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Sustainable Projects in Art and Design Spring 2016 Thursdays 8-1 MPSM 220 + AETE 220 Design Media Center D110 Professor Jane D. Marsching Through careful consideration of materials, life cycles, subjects, audiences, economies, and many other aspects of daily life, we will imagine and make projects that address significant issues resulting from environmental impacts on […]

COF Environmental Forum Course Spring 2016

COF Environmental Forum Course Spring 2016

Posted by on Oct 27, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Sustainability course available through COF ENVI201: “Environmental Forum” Spring 2016 Topic: Sustainability and Energy/Water/Food Meets on Thursdays from 5:30 – 7:30 pm at MCPHS University NO CROSS-REGISTRATION NEEDED Environmental Forum is a three-credit course (MassArt and MCPHS University) and two-credit course (Simmons College, Wheelock College, Emmanuel College and WIT) offered to students in the Colleges of the […]