Impact Art News is a bilingual French-English newsletter and blog all about contemporary art and the environment. Each month, we select and share the best exhibitions and artistic projects related to ecology and Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), speak to engaged artists and keep you up to date concerning major environmental issues, highlighting them in each issue through an interview. We also share our expertise on art and eco-design, in partnership with Solinnen. 

    Publication Manager and Editor in chief: Alice Audouin.
    Texts: Alice Audouin (since April 2018), Marie Leprêtre (since September 2020), Phillipe Osset (ecodesign section, since June 2020)
    Thanks to Lisa Toubas (January 2019 – June 2020), Marguerite Courtel (April – December 2018).
    Editor: Art of Change 21 (former editor: Alice Audouin Consulting).

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    New Section: Eco-design

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    Impact Art News is delighted to launch a new section called ‘Eco-design’. The Covid crisis is giving rise to many questions on the environmental impacts of art. In response, Art of Change 21 has decided to [...]

    Extinct in the Wild, by Michael Wang

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    New York-based artist and architect Michael Wang is not only one of the most interesting artists of our times, but he is also an outstanding expert on the IUCN Red List! His ongoing project, Extinct in the Wild, [...]

    Conversation with the artist Otobong Nkanga

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    Art of Change 21 - How are you feeling and coping with the coronavirus crisis? Otobong Nkanga - I am in a fog and it still feels too early for me to comment, to put [...]

    Cooperation and solidarity between artists

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    The spirit of cooperation of the finalists of the last Turner Prize had left its mark. Sharing, earning less, but winning together, is an attitude which was also put forward by the young artist Jérémy [...]

    Mask Crusaders by Camille Henrot, Shabd Simon-Alexander and others

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    SPECIAL COVID-19 Mask Crusaders is an efficient and generous project co-created by Camille Henrot, Shabd Simon-Alexander, Julia Weist and JoJo Li along with other artists and medical professionals. Its objective is to provide frontline workers (as caregivers) with protective [...]

    Conversation with the artists Lucy and Jorge Orta

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    Art of Change 21 - What is your experience and analysis of the current pandemic? Lucy et Jorge Orta - It reflects all the disruption that has been accumulating for some time, the consequences of [...]

    When will we emerge from the Penumbral Age?

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    With its new exhibition The Penumbral Age, Art in the Time of Planetary Change, the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw explores fifty years of creativity during the "shadow age", our current-day era marked by the advancing [...]

    Immersion in a planetary consciousness with Olafur Eliasson

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    After the Modern Tate in London, Olafur Eliasson left for Switzerland and Spain with two new solo exhibitions: Symbiotic seeing, which showed at the Kunsthaus in Zurich until 22 March and In real life, running at the Guggenheim [...]

    Maskbook by Wen Fang and Art of Change 21

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    SPECIAL COVID-19 Since 2015, the Chinese artist Wen Fang and the association Art of Change 21* have been mobilizing the creativity of artists and citizens on the link between health and the environment, with the Maskbook project which they co-created [...]

    Tomorrow, what forms of life on Earth?

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    Heike Munder, director of the Migros Museum in Zurich, Switzerland and Suad Garayeva-Maleki, director of the YARAT Contemporary Art Space in Baku, Azerbaijan, are the two curators of a two-part exhibition devoted to environmental issues. [...]

    Los Almendros De Ibiza by Sophie Stinglhamber

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    Los Almendros De Ibiza is a project on the repercussions of the ecological crisis on the island of Ibiza, and its almond trees in particular. On Ibiza, almond trees are dying – ebecause of are extremely [...]

    Interview of the artist Suzanne Husky

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    Art of Change 21 - What’s new with you?   Suzanne Husky - There’s plenty! I’m going to work with Beaux-Arts de Montpellier art school and study for a Master’s in food and biodiversity, focusing on [...]