Impact Art News is a French-English bilingual monthly online magazine on contemporary art and the environment.
    Since April 2018, Impact Art News has selected, interviewed and supported artists, exhibitions and projects related to ecology and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

    Publishing director and editor-in-chief: Alice Audouin
    Written by: Alice Audouin, Pauline Lisowski, Lucia Longhi, Stefano Vendramin
    Newsletter : Hélène Geber
    Publisher: Art of Change 21, since January 2020

    Former editor, from April 2018 to December 2019: Alice Audouin Consulting
    Thank you to those who contributed to the letter Marie Leprêtre (September – December 2020), Lisa Toubas (January 2019 – June 2020), Marguerite Courtel (April – December 2018).

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    Like the jellyfish and algae proliferating in the Venetian lagoon underneath this year’s Biennale (read our article on the 2022 Venice Biennale here), the number of exhibitions on environmental issues, more thankfully, continues to grow. [...]

    Twenty exhibitions in France seek out a new equilibrium in the living world

    Categories: Exhibitions|

    The year 2022 promises to be an excellent year in France for art news relating to ecology and the environment, as highlighted in this first overview of the exhibitions over the coming months. Not just [...]

    The Third Paradise by Michelangelo Pistoletto

    Categories: One SDG, one project|

    Terzo Paradiso (Third Paradise) is a long-term artistic and philosophical project by the Italian artist Michelangelo Pistoletto, famously a founding father of the Arte Povera movement. Launched in 2003 around a founding vision and represented [...]

    After the galleries, it’s time for the artists!

    Categories: Other|

    Artists Commit is the new branch of Galleries Commit, the initiative launched in New York by galleries committed to the fight against global warming (less known in Europe than its English cousin, the Gallery Climate [...]

    Conversation with Recycle Group (Andrey Blokhin + Georgy Kuznetsov)

    Categories: Interview|

    The name of your duo, Recycle Group, refers to the environment. It is very pioneering, did you intend from the start to address environmental issues? Our name is that of our first exhibition, Recycle , [...]

    COP26 Falters, Art Restarts 

    Categories: Exhibitions|

    2022 marks the 50th anniversary of the famous 1972 Meadows report: “Limits to growth”. Given that the limits in the report have already been surpassed while business continues “as normal”, highlighted by the relative failure [...]

    Salmon School by Joseph Rossano

    Categories: One SDG, one project|

    Designed and led by the glass artist, naturalist and environmentalist Joseph Rossano, from Washington State (USA), “Salmon School'' is a project of wild salmon conservation as well as an artistic initiative. The project focuses on [...]

    In conversation with the artist Yin Xiuzhen

    Categories: Interview|

    Your work raises awareness of the effects of globalization, including its consequences on the environment and urbanization. How did these issues appear in your work? In the 1990s, the end of the Cold War moved [...]

    Art of Change 21: artistic programme at COP26 with John Gerrard and Lucy Orta

    Categories: Other|

    Art of Change 21 (the editor of Impact Art News) will defend the major role of artists in the ecological transition, mobilise young people, and create a dialogue between art, innovation and climate during the [...]

    In conversation with the artist Margo Trushina

    Categories: Interview|

    What role do environmental issues play in your work? Current challenges - such as the melting glaciers, the extinction of plant species, the mutation of animals or pandemics, and how humanity is called to coexist [...]

    Land, agriculture and organic elements at the heart of artistic practices

    Categories: Other|

    Exhibitions over the summer took us on a journey across the seas and oceans, to discover the mysteries of water, from La Mer Imaginaire (The Imaginary Sea) at the Fondation Carmignac in Porquerolles to the [...]

    In conversation with the artist Julian Charrière

    Categories: Interview|

    How did environmental issues appear in your work? Was there a light-bulb moment, an influence? There was no light-bulb moment. It happened very naturally. Very early on, I became interested in our relationship to space, [...]