INSPIRATION: PangeaSeed

Screen Shot 2013-06-28 at 1.07.11 PMPangeaSeed is an international organization who collaborates with members of the art, science, and environmental activist communities. PangeaSeed is dedicated to raising public awareness and education surrounding the conservation and preservation of sharks and other marine species in peril. 

PangeaSeed’s mission is to contribute to the protection of sharks, our oceans and marine life by undertaking actions that encourage environmental activism and sustainable consumption choices. PangeaSeed was the first organization in Japan to raise public awareness regarding shark conservation and preservation. The organization is based in the United States. We rely on the kind generosity of our international network of supporters.
 
Through volunteer activism, research and the various mediums of art, music film and photography, PangeaSeed aims to create a sea change within the global community and develop an understanding of the need to preserve and protect the world’s oceans.
 
Artivism” |ˈärtəˌvizəm|An explosion of creativity, a marrying of art and activism
At PangeaSeed, a picture is worth more than just a thousand words. – We believe that art, design and new media can transcend cultural and linguistic boundaries inspiring positive global change. PangeaSeed collaborates with today’s most influential creative minds to help give the oceans the voice they so desperately need.

In today’s throw-away, disposable world, PangeaSeed aims to be as sustainable as possible by producing merchandise utilizing more environmentally friendly materials such as organic cotton, recycled and upcycled fibers. Proceeds raised from purchases at the PangeaSeed Emporium go directly towards supporting PangeaSeed’s efforts to help save sharks and other marine species in peril.