Our climate change turning point is right here, right now

The pandemic, climate crisis, racial injustice, global conflict, wildfires, and so much more require us to bring our art & design superpowers to create change. We welcome your participation. Let’s work together to create a just and healthy future for all.

COF Minor in Sustainability

Through your course work in the COF Sustainability Minor you will be guided to develop fundamental interdisciplinary and collaborative skills necessary to address complex sustainability issues. The coursework in your major will be informed and enhanced by your study of Sustainability.

Worldwide Climate & Justice Teach-In

In conjunction with the global action of the Worldwide Climate and Justice Teach-in, MassArt will be hosting its 2nd annual collaborative teach-in for students and community members. Join us across campus for lectures, demonstrations, panel discussions, and happenings, examining our methodologies, materials, and processes through the lens of sustainability.

March 27-31, 2023

        Showcase some of our students’ work.

The MassArt Climate Action Plan: a blueprint for our campus, facilities, curriculum, and community to achieve carbon neutrality by 2030 and become leaders in sustainable art and design practice.

Get Involved:
From the BOG

Get Advised

To find out more about the Sustainability Initiative contact Jane D. Marsching, Sustainability Fellow and Director of the Sustainability Minor. Email: jmarsching@massart.edu 


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