CLIMARTE at ArtCOP21 Paris, Melbourne, New York #artcop #cop21

With the support of Creative Victoria and Bank Australia CLIMARTE is curating an exhibition as part of ArtCOP21, the cultural response to the COP21 UN Climate Change Conference in Paris. The artwork we have selected is an impressive video work – Counting One to Four: Nature morte by Melbourne artist Debbie Symons. Counting One to

From Eco-Art to Biopolitical Struggle on the Eve of COP21 – The Brooklyn Rail #artcop #cop21

Here is an interesting read on ArtCOP from the Brooklyn Rail by Yates McKee: The timing of this questionnaire is canny. It appears at a moment in which we are witnessing the daily intensification of climate crisis, the strengthening of the climate justice movement, and the radicalization of artists in the orbit of insurgent political

ARTPORT_making waves at #COP21 UN Climate Change Conference #ArtCop21

Paris, November 30-December 9, 2015 Le Grand Palais, Columbia Global Center, Le Bourget, Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature, École Massillon. ARTPORT_making waves will present COP21 ARTPORT_Satellites, a series of art interventions, workshops, and panels to propose creative solutions for a more sustainable planet at COP21 UN Climate Change Conference in Paris, one

October Green Tease Reflections #artcop21

This post comes from Creative Carbon Scotland The Green Tease events are a monthly opportunity for people interested in arts, sustainability or both to come together and discuss various ways in which the arts can engage with sustainability issues. This month, we invited individuals to hear more about the upcoming Conference of the Parties (COP21)

Public art projects that double as renewable energy sources – The Guardian

We wanted to highlight this feature you might have missed about the integration of public art and renewables from LAGI! What happens when renewable energy meets public art? The Land Art Generator Initiative, or Lagi, founded by Pittsburgh-based artists Elizabeth Monoian and Robert Ferry, is trying to find the answer with several proposed public art

Water: A Necessary Conversation – A Southern California Women’s Caucus for Art Exhibition

November 14-December 6, 2015 The Southern California Women’s Caucus for Art (SCWCA) in partnership with Avenue 50 Studio presents Water: A Necessary Conversation, an engaging exhibition that opens on Saturday, November 14, 2015. The decision by curator Susan King to hang contemporary artworks alongside activist posters strikes a lively visual dialogue between past and present artistic treatments of this important subject. In King’s

EARTH CAN YOU HEAR US? ArtCop21 Summit Launch #artcop #cop21

‘In response to the tragic recent events in Paris, we – COAL and Cape Farewell – believe spearheading an inspiring, collaborative and creative global culture to mark and amplify COP21 negotiations is more important than ever.’  Read full statement EARTH CAN YOU HEAR US? THE ARTCOP21 SUMMIT LAUNCH: LIVE! On the first day of COP21,

ArtsBuild Ontario Workshop Info: Dollars to $ense Energy Conservation Workshop

ArtsBuild Ontario is excited to be partnering with Natural Resources Canada and Toronto Hydro to offer our organizations this valuable energy conservation training experience. Designed specifically for arts facilities, participants  get to know energy basics and discover cost-saving opportunities from the experts. Whether you’re involved in a new build, renovation or ongoing maintenance in your

ArtCOP Scotland: Beautiful Renewables Event

This post comes from Creative Carbon Scotland ArtCOP Scotland got off to a flying start on Wednesday when CCS hosted a talk by the Land Art Generator Initiative at the Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation. ArtCOP Scotland is Scotland’s Climate Change Arts Season, coordinated by Creative Carbon Scotland but incorporating events and commissions from many

Cock and Bull (and other events for ArtCOP Scotland)

This post comes to you from EcoArtScotland Cock and Bull is a performance piece by Nic Green with Laura Bradshaw & Rosana Cade taking place on Sunday 6 December @ 3:00 – 4:00 pm, at the CCA in Glasgow.  It’s part of the ArtCOP Scotland programme of performances, exhibitions, talks (including Beautiful Renewables with the

PhD Studentships in Theatre Studies at the University of Glasgow, 2016-17

This post comes to you from EcoArtScotland Prof Carl Lavery asked us to circulate this.  If you have an interest in ecological issues and performance, this is a sympathetic place to study. Theatre Studies at the University of Glasgow is pleased to invite applications for PhD studentships, through its involvement in the AHRC Doctoral Training

Radical Renewable Art + Activism Fund – Kickstarter

This post comes to you from EcoArtScotland Originally posted on power culture: RRAAF (Radical Renewable Art + Activism Fund) will use a wind turbine to generate renewable energy to fund a ‘no strings attached’ grant scheme for art-activist projects. My name is Ellie Harrison and I’m an artist based in Glasgow (UK). I’m fundraising for

Professor of Art and Ecology/Land Arts of the American West Endowed Chair

The Univeristy of New Mexico is looking for a Full Professor of Art and Ecology. This is a tenured appointment with five-year renewable contract as Land Arts of the American West (LAAW) Endowed Chair. Full time. Works with LAAW Field Program Director and area faculty to further develop the LAAW program and increase the national

The 50 Shades of Green Conference: Show and Tell Room

This post comes from Creative Carbon Scotland Over the course of the day, we heard from nine arts organisations: ranging in geography, activity and environmental action. There is so much green arts work already taking place in Scotland, but often there is no forum for its discussion: we wanted to host an informal space where

The 50 Shades of Green Conference: Your Questions Answered

This post comes from Creative Carbon Scotland Our conference was not about pure transmission of information – we wanted our green arts community to get to know each other, to find common points of interaction, and to explore the approach of others to environmental sustainability. However, we know there are those tricky questions which seem particularly

ebban an’ flowan: a poetic primer for marine renewable energy

This post comes to you from EcoArtScotland Alec Finlay recently announced the publication of ebban an’ flowan: a poetic primer on marine renewable energy.  More information below: ebban an’ flowan a primer for marine renewable energy Alec Finlay and Laura Watts, with Alistair Peebles pb, 56 pages, morning star, 2015; edition of 500 copies Ebban


Art of Change 21 is happy to officially announce the launch of a gallery of masked portraits in three languages (French, English and Chinese) that already includes more than 200 participants from all over the world! Maskbook is the first international and creative action on the link between health and climate, launched by Art

CLIMARTE is a finalist in the 2015 Melbourne Awards

Now in its thirteenth year, the city’s most prestigious awards ceremony recognises organisations and individuals across a range of sectors that have dedicated themselves to Melbourne. Lord Mayor Robert Doyle congratulated the individuals and organisations shortlisted. “People and organisations are the real heart and soul of cities and, as the most liveable city in the

College Green Captain News from the Broadway Green Alliance

Anyone can volunteer to be a College Green Captain just as anyone from a Broadway production can.  We have nearly 50 Green Captains on Broadway; at every production and at many theatrical unions. Folks volunteer to be a Green Captain because they care about the environment and about helping us spread the word that its

Assistant/Associate Professor of Wood and Sustainability Arts Arizona State University

Website For Job –… Assistant/Associate Professor of Wood and Sustainability Arts, School of Art Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University The School of Art in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional artist in the area of Wood and Sustainability Arts for