ArtCenter At Night / Graphic Design / Product Design
Heidrun Mumper-Drumm teaches courses that explore the potential for art and design to address pressing environmental, social and economic challenges. Using ''form, function and sustainability'' as a benchmark for creative practice, the student artist/designer learns how to evaluate environmental impacts, apply sustainability best practices and optimize product life cycles. Professor Mumper-Drumm is ArtCenter''s Director of Sustainability Initiatives and advises the student-led EcoCouncil. She is a Fellow of the Partnership of Academic Leadership for Sustainability and Vice President of ico-D, the International Council of Design. She leads research, conducts seminars and workshops, speaks about life cycle thinking, and occasionally is able to work on a letterpress project.