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.

Art, Climate, and Justice: MassArt Teach-In

A global one-night conversation about climate action, curriculum, and creative practice.

Join MassArt’s first virtual climate teach-in. Faculty, students, staff, and alumni panelists will share ideas about how they are tackling important sustainability issues with innovative solutions.


Teach-In 2022

        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 


"I’ve found that fear makes us turn away from an issue, whereas infor­mation draws us in."


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