On Earth Day, April 22, 2017, we will march on downtown Chicago to take a stand for science. Exact time and location is TBD. Find more information at www.sciencemarchchicago.org.
For the first time ever, the Coalition to Ban Petcoke is having a fundraiser. It will be on March 3rd at 7 pm, at the Patagonia Mag Mile store in downtown Chicago.
We received generous donations from local artists, breweries and restaurants and it will surely be a fun night. There will be good music, a panel discussion, a short movie and a special surprise performance.
One Earth Film Festival.
Chicago, March 3 - 12, 2017. Be there. http://www.oneearthfilmfest.org
Please Note: Divestment Meeting at City Hall Postponed
The City of Chicago fossil fuel divestment resolution hearing, previously scheduled for February 21st at 11 am, has been postponed.
Environmental Graphiti: Events and Exhibits
Environmental Graphiti is a venture that uses contemporary art as a vehicle to enhance public awareness about the science of climate change. Each of the pieces in the series of 50+ digital paintings is based on a chart, graph, word or number representing a key fact about climate change.
Oakton Community College
A Solo Exhibition Is Planned For Jan 25 Through Feb 25 At Oakton Community College, First Floor Lobby, Lee Center, Des Plaines Campus. Reception - Jan 25, 11-12:15.
(All profits from sale of the art will benefit The Oakton Community College Foundation)
A Cross-Disciplinary Panel Discussion With Oakton Professors Regarding The Art And The Science It Represents Will Be Held On Feb 1, 11-1, TenHoeve Center, Room 1610, DesPlaines Campus.
Loyola University Chicago
A collection of the art (19 pieces) will be permanently installed at the Institute of Sustainability at Loyola University Chicago's Lake Shore campus on Feb 27.