environmental art


This Tree Produces Psychedelic Art By Using Sensors to Monitor Its Own Health

Thijs Biersteker wanted a better way to communicate climate change to ordinary people, so he decided to let the trees do the talking.
Daniel Oberhaus
American art

Massive Nashville Exhibit Gives a Tour of American Art Today

45 artists showcase their work in 'State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now' at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts.
Liz Vinson
environmental art

Inter-Species Mailboxes Make a Different Kind of Human-Animal Connection

What do birds have to say about climate change?
Catherine Chapman
environmental art

These Delicious-Looking Popsicles Are Full of Trash

Three Taiwanese art students froze samples of their city’s water in order to call attention to their nation's pollution problem.
Dyllan Furness

The World's Artists Pay Tribute to the Sea for Ocean Week

Activist artists and scientists gathered to educate, learn, and protest during the UN’s first Ocean Conference in NYC.
Francesca Capossela
environmental art

Kids Are Playing with a "Dead Whale" in the Philippines—Here's Why

Greenpeace makes a big statement about ocean pollution.
Andrew Salomone

Sick of Landfill, Artists Turned E-Waste into Floral Mandalas

Lithuanian artists Agnė Gintalaitė and Rimas Valeikis arranged old phones, laptops, electronic toys​ by color, shape, and form to help raise awareness about the need to recycle.
Kevin Holmes
Projection Mapping

Endangered Animal Species Get Projection-Mapped Onto Mexico City’s Trees

To raise awareness about habitat destruction, motion graphics studio Maizz Visual projected animated animal heads onto trees at Mexico City’s Parque España.
DJ Pangburn

Get Caught in a Splinter Shower in These Graphite-on-Wood Works

Pressed wood panels mixed with graphite uncover a dialogue on man’s unassuming environmental destruction.
Diana Shi
light art

To Save Trees, Travis Threlkel Is Lighting Them on Fire

A light show and a rock concert combine for environmental awareness.
Taylor Lindsay
environmental art

How Wildlife Photographers Are Using Instagram to Save Earth's Endangered Species

A robust community of wildlife photographers is educating the masses about the delicate balance of Earth’s ecosystem.
DJ Pangburn
environmental art

Garbage Sculptured in the Shape of Endangered Species

Quasi-robot animals meet found art in these realistic polymer sculptures.
Diana Shi