This website is a project of Concordia University’s David O’Brien Centre for Sustainable Enterprise.

This website will document the ability of art to make measurable changes – in a community, in a space, in people’s lives. Projects are simply documented and categorized to facilitate research in this area; we aren’t critiquing or otherwise commenting on the nature or quality of the works presented.

We are particularly interested in art as intervention; pieces that physically change a place, pieces that implicate community members in its creation, pieces that take information and transform it into something digestible, comprehensible, and, frequently, beautiful.

More information to come!

2 comments for “About

  1. February 18, 2014 at 6:11 pm

    Perhaps you would like to add the following book to your website:
    TO LIFE! Eco Art in Pursuit of a Sustainable Planet, University of California Press, (2012),[3
    by Linda Weintraub

    • Cheryl Gladu
      February 24, 2014 at 7:13 pm

      Hi there Linda, I’ve added your suggestion to the resources page. I actually have your book sitting on my desk!

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