Draw & Gnaw

Draw & Gnaw

  Draw 2 Gnaw Open to all visitors: Art and Design Building. Local food potluck and collaborative food system drawing. All food grown, purchased, and prepared within a 50 mile radius of George Mason University campus. Homemade drawing charcoal made by Chris Rusinko. Food prepared and drawing initiated by Chris Rusinko, Anthony Frank, Melanie Columbus, Zora Khan, Mary […]

SoA Green Studio: 2014

SoA Green Studio: 2014

SoA Green Studio Installations 2014 Patriot Green Fund Grant: Installation of medicinal plants. Sheet mulching and heirloom popping corn grown and harvested by Sarah Irvin and Nathan Loda. Annual gardening by Ben Ashworth Student Installations from AVT 385 Eco-Art w/ Professor Mark Cooley, Team: Vinson Corbo, Melanie Columbus, Anthony Frank, Zoey Khan, Mary McIvor, Denis Pokolev, Chris Rusinko, […]

Polyface Farm tour: 2014

Polyface Farm tour: 2014

AVT 385 Eco-Art, Professor, Mark Cooley. Annual Eco-Art course field trip to the world famous Polyface Farm located in the Shenandoah valley, VA, and featured in many films, and bestselling books as a model for ecological, sustainable, and humane meat farming. Tour led by Joel Salatin.

Is Your Plate Sustainable?

Is Your Plate Sustainable?

What’s on Your Plate? An interactive project by Christina Peranski BFA Senior Project with Peter Winant, Faculty Advisors, Gail Scott White, Mark Cooley

VermiPunk Zine

VermiPunk Zine

Decompose it Yourself: a “DIY” vermiPunk zine download pdf zine by John Q. Barnes an AVT 385 EcoArt project, Professor: Mark Cooley

greens & screens

greens & screens

  Public local food potluck and movie night. All food grown, purchased, and prepared within a 50 mile radius of the George Mason University Campus. Films shown, Food Inc., and Dirt. Participants: Judy Almond, Andrew Kennedy, Tito Araujo, Brian Dang, Erika Santoyo, Valdy Sica, Shanna Carvell, Carrie Idol-Richards, Mark Cooley, Beth Hall, Celia Cooley & more… an AVT 385 EcoArt project, […]

SoA window garden

SoA window garden

Hydroponic window garden built and installed in the Art and Design Building by April Lyons and Stacey Vassil. an AVT 385 EcoArt project, Professor: Mark Cooley

SoA green studio: year 3 (2013)

SoA green studio: year 3 (2013)

SoA Green Studio installations by AVT 385 Eco-Art, Professor, Mark Cooley. Team: Daniel Aiuto, Elena Ball, Peter Burgess, John Chanel, Rebekah Clark, Kristina Georgacopoulos, Suresh Lama Tamang, Kat Lee, Olivia Lee, Ghotbee Lim, Lauren Melde, Geraldine Oliva, Dana Peters, Amber Schofield, Sarah Terry, Erin Ziegler. Included, fruit trees, medicinal and edible plants, beneficial plants for […]

Polyface Farm tour: 2013

Polyface Farm tour: 2013

AVT 385 Eco-Art, Professor, Mark Cooley. Annual Eco-Art course field trip to the world famous Polyface Farm located in the Shenandoah valley, VA, and featured in many films, and bestselling books as a model for ecological, sustainable, and humane meat farming. Tour led by Joel Salatin.

SoA green studio: year 2 (2012)

SoA green studio: year 2 (2012)

Green Studio Installations by AVT 385 Eco-Art students: Jennifer Beidel, Julia Douglas, Anartia Gamboa, Heather Jones, Sophia Kang, April Lyons, Kevin Moss, Lauren Peery, Charles Swan, Jennifer Sweeney, Stacey Vassil. Site designs produced. Installations included, footpaths, edible, medicinal, and beneficial plants for pollinators and erosion control. Student Green Studio Manager Doni Ward. Eco-Art Professor and Green Studio Director […]