Without art, Earth is just “eh”…

Art and creativity, more than anything else, are what makes us human. They are central to our ability to communicate, to construct identity, to express our emotions. Nothing brings us together more powerfully than art. Nothing overcomes alienation like art. Art moulds and shapes our idea of the possible.

The Green Institute is working to put art at the centre of change.

Our current work is behind the scenes, but we will put information here when it goes on centre stage.

Let's Talk About Power (And Have Some Fun!)

Let’s Talk About Power (And Have Some Fun!)

By Tim Hollo May 28, 2020

We need to talk about power. We need to talk about how change happens – at “normal” times, and at extraordinary times like these. But first, can we have some fun? This Saturday evening, we’ve got a fabulous night of fun planned for you! Featuring musical performances from Tuxedo…

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Engaging In The Arts, Together While Apart - Tuxedo Kitten

Engaging In The Arts, Together While Apart

By Tim Hollo May 19, 2020

At the start of the COVID-19 health crisis, we discussed the value of remaining together while apart  together while apart uring this challenging time. Since then, through our COVID Democracy Series of webinars, we’ve joined together to discuss the importance of Indigenous…

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Farewell, Ursula Le Guin

By Tim Hollo January 25, 2018

Bertolt Brecht, the brilliant, impatient playwright and political activist, once reputedly said “art is not a mirror to reflect reality, but a hammer with which to shape it.” Ursula Le Guin, the extraordinary writer who has died aged 88, showed through her beautiful work that the greatest art can, of…

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