30 Sep '16, 3pm

FABnyc: Combining Sustainability and the Arts

In partnership with The Cooper Union Institute for Sustainable Design and through an award from the Rockefeller Foundation Cultural Innovation Fund, FAB launched SUSTAIN: Steering Urban Sustainability Through Action, Innovation & Networks. Targeted largely at students, artists and local residents, SUSTAIN is a suite of projects designed to increase environmental awareness, sustainability, and money-saving green efforts. According to the FAB website , a body of research supports the idea that “the most successful sustainability initiatives rise from the ‘bottom up,’ rather than being imposed from above. There is also increasing interest from scientists in partnering with artists to creatively and emotionally engage people in active and prolonged behaviour change.”

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