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 […]

Bibliocycle from Boston Public Library

Bibliocycle from Boston Public Library

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

this is tomorrow at Massart–super cool What: Bibliocycle from Boston Public Library Where: Kennedy between Peet’s and the cafeteria When: Wednesday 10/28, 1 – 4 pm The Boston Public Library’s Bibliocycle, a bike and book trailer partnership with Boston Bikes, is coming to MassArt TOMORROW, Wednesday, October 28, to deliver library services on-the-go. Stop by […]

Log 14/15

Log 14/15

Posted by on Sep 16, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The Sustainability Initiative is releasing LOG 14/15 with images and texts about sustainability projects throughout the college.  Designed by our Spring 2015 Graduate research assistant Christy Chow (MFA 15) it’s chock full of inspiration art/design work.  Download it here.  

Mobius exhibition

Mobius exhibition

Posted by on Sep 16, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Jay Critchley presented and discuss his provocative public art, current and past, and his long-term artistic engagement with environmental-social crises on Saturday evening, September 19th at 7 pm (doors at 6) at Mobius, 55 Norfolk Street in Central Square, admission free. His presentation featured the work of SIM sophomore Steph Houten!

Edward Morris Talk March 2015

Edward Morris Talk March 2015

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

Edward Morris, founder and director of the nonprofit arts organization, The Canary Project, came to give a talk about their work on the public activist graphic campaign: Green Patriots Posters. The mission of The Canary Project is to foster and support art and media that deepen public understanding of the Anthropocene. Green Patriots Posters. Green Patriot Posters is a […]

Massart Sustainability  on Facebook

Massart Sustainability on Facebook

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Please like our Massart Sustainability Facebook page! Check out this page to keep up with all the great projects by faculty, librarians, students, staff, and facilities at MassArt and in our community.  

Paul Dobbs Pipeline Pilgrimmage

Paul Dobbs Pipeline Pilgrimmage

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Head Librarian Paul Dobbs set off for two days of a week-long Pipeline Pilgrimage along the length of a proposed natural gas pipeline through Massachusetts and New Hampshire.  A Quaker organized event, here is a paragraph from the invitation: The invitation of this pilgrimage is to personal transformation in the face of the climate crisis. As […]

ReStore Student Leadership Awards!

ReStore Student Leadership Awards!

Posted by on Apr 8, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Congratulations to ReStore and Pippa and Olivia for all their awards honoring the great work they have done on campus this year!  Kudos! Congratulations to all of the nominees for the 2014 Student Leadership Awards! Service Awards The Service Award, established in 1997, encourages student service to the MassArt community and isawarded to a student who has gone above and […]