Gallery: ECO ART: New York Times’ Dot Earth and Ecoartspace Ask ‘What M...

Joseph Smolinski, Oil and Water, 2010 courtesy Mixed Greens Gallery
 

Susannah Saylor/Ed Morris from the Canary Project, Glacial Ice Cap and Permafrost Melting: Lima Peru, 2008

As a means to target some of the most critical environmental and social issues of our time, non-profit organization ecoartspace recently joined forces with New York Times environmental journalist Andrew Revkin on his Dot Earth blog to ask leading experts, writers, and readers their opinions on the endangered state of the planet. Inspired by the enthusiastic and impassioned responses, ecoartspace took their project one step further calling out to artists and asking them to address and visualize this one dire question: ‘What Matters Most?’ What resulted from these inquiries was a fascinating exhibit showcasing over 250 pieces of donated artwork for display at NYC’s Exit Art gallery.  

Read the rest of this entry »

LEAVE A COMMENT

or your inhabitat account below



get the free Inhabitat newsletter

Submit this form
popular today
all time
most commented
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
Federated Media Publishing - Home