Impact Art News is a French-English bilingual bimonthly 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).

    Editorial team: Alice Audouin, Aloïs Loizeau, Juliette Soulez, Lucia Longhi, Pauline Lisowski, Stefano Vendramin
    Newsletter management and online publication: Pauline Lisowski, Aloïs Loizeau, Elisabeth Mbeng
    Translators: Juliette Soulez, Stefano Vendramin, Eva Radek
    Publisher: Art of Change 21
    Director of Publication: Alice Audouin
    Former editor from April 2018 to December 2019 : Alice Audouin Consulting

    Thank you to those who contributed to the letter Oscar Bardet (January – December 2023), Hélène Geber (January 2021 – September 2023), Marie Leprêtre (September – December 2020), Lisa Toubas (January 2019 – June 2020), Marguerite Courtel (April – December 2018).

    Art of Change 21 warmly thanks Maison Guerlain for its support.

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    AT COP28, ART CONFRONTS CLIMATE

    Categories: Exhibitions|

    On November 30, COP28 opened, the most important gathering in the world on climate change. The same day, Alserkal Avenue, one of Dubai's principal art centres, unveiled “Melting Point”, an exhibition prepared for COP28 by [...]

    EXHIBITIONS IN FRANCE: GALLERIES REINFORCE THEIR ENVIRONMENTAL ENGAGEMENT

    Categories: Exhibitions|

    The winter exhibition season in France is a precious opportunity to apprehend the ecological upheavals underway, and to discover how artists are increasingly engaging with subjects related to the environment and nature. While cultural institutions [...]

    IN CONVERSATION WITH TOMÀS SARACENO

    Categories: Interview|

    Tomás Saraceno was born in Argentina in 1972. Head of an independent laboratory of artistic and scientific experimentation, the artist talks to us about his projects and his environmental commitments. With a research department devoted [...]

    INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS: ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL CHALLENGES IN DIALOGUE

    Categories: Other|

    The end of 2023 is marked by an increasing intertwining of social and environmental themes. In Latin America, the very first Amazon Biennial, the São Paulo Biennial, and the MASP highlight indigenous artists intrinsically connected [...]

    10 MUST SEE EXHIBITIONS IN FRANCE

    Categories: Exhibitions|

    10 solo exhibitions on environmental themes are highlighted, both in Parisian galleries and in regional art centers. While we await our next issue in November with a detailed article on exhibitions in France, here are [...]

    IN CONVERSATION WITH THU-VAN TRAN

    Categories: Interview|

    Thu-Van Tran was born in 1979 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. She lives and works in France. She was recently awarded the Rosa Schapire Art Prize 2023 by the Freunde der Kunsthalle in Hamburg. [...]

    EXHIBITIONS IN FRANCE: A PHYTO-SENSITIVE SUMMER

    Categories: Exhibitions|

    In France this summer, arts programming offers a plentiful encounter with artists, designers, and photographers alerted to the issues of global warming and our relationship to the living world, including a proliferation of scientific collaborations, [...]

    IN CONVERSATION WITH RIMINI PROTOKOLL

    Categories: Interview|

    Daniel Wetzel is cofounder of the theatre-label Rimini Protokoll, together with Helgard Haug and Stefan Kaegi. Based in Berlin, they have created over 300 works over two decades, in public spaces, theatres, art centres and [...]

    12 INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

    Categories: Exhibitions|

    Here's our selection of 12 international exhibitions you would not want to miss. (The French exhibitions will be featured in our next issue) Moffat Takadiwa Vestiges of Colonialism | 16.03.23 — 30.06.23 National Gallery of Zimbabwe [...]

    ART BIENNIALS AT THE AVANT-GARDE OF A NEW ECOLOGICAL CULTURE

    Categories: Exhibitions, Other|

    The proliferation of Biennials worldwide is a testament to the growing significance of this art event format. They have proven to be valuable tools for navigating the complex world of contemporary art, while also serving [...]

    NEW YORK, THE NEW HUB OF ART AND THE ENVIRONMENT

    Categories: Exhibitions, Other|

    New York City is arguably becoming a leading hub for art related to the environment. A plethora of new initiatives were announced during this year’s Earth Day, on April 22. These actions contribute to a [...]

    IN CONVERSATION WITH MARY MATTINGLY

    Categories: Interview|

    Mary Mattingly is an American artist. Born in 1978, she lives and works in New York City. Alice Audouin: You are a pioneer of ecological art in New York City. Since 2003, you have mainly [...]