Performance

The Vagina Monologues, by Eve Ensler

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Artist: Eve Ensler Title: The Vagina Monologues Year created:1994 Location: Global Materials: theatre What is the piece’s impact? What started as a play has evolved into a global movement, now called V-Day. Volunteers put on this play and proceeds support anti-violence…

Rane-Char, by Dr. Daro Montag

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Artist: Dr. Daro Montag Title: Rane-Char  Year created: 2009 Location: Falmouth, Cornwall, UK Materials: Carcoal What is the piece’s impact? The piece involves the creation and distribution of “Bio-char,” which is a “fine grained, highly porous charcoal that helps soils retain…

Steeped in Exploration,by Matthew Mazzotta

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Artist: Matthew Mazzotta Title: Steeped in Exploration – “A Teahouse without Tea!” Year created: 2009-2011 Location: Smalle Ee, Netherlands Materials: Methane digester, cow manure, kettle, tea, small building made of local materials What is the piece’s impact? It lead to the creation of…

Various Performances, by the Seeds Project

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Artist: Seeds Theatre Group Title: Various Performances Year created: 1997-ongoing Location: Lae District in the Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea Materials: theatre What is the group’s impact? They use the performing arts to communicate community issues to its viewers. Players are largely drawn from…

PHAT-Promoting Healthy Alternatives for Teens

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Artist/Organization: University of Maryland Medical Center – Shock Trauma Center with The 5th L Title: PHAT-Promoting Healthy Alternatives for Teens Year created: 1998 – ongoing Location: Baltimore, USA Materials: Spoken word is part of a larger intervention. What is the project’s piece’s impact? Participants are given…

HighWaterLine, by Eve Mosher

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Artist: Eve Mosher Title:  HighWaterLine Year created: 2007 Location: New York City, USA Materials: Chalk, conversation What is the piece’s impact? The piece left 70 miles of a blue chalk line at the point of 10-feet above sea level in…