Jean Gardner is an activist, writer, teacher, and consultant. Her current research involves developing a Design Geometry for a Living Earth that integrates Bucky's work into design pedagogy.
Ms. Gardner was a core collaborator on Paul Ryan’s Threeing Pavilion for dOCUMENTA 13. She organized, with the Baum Forum, the first conference on the relation between Water, Hydro-Fracking and our Food Supply. She is Associate Professor of Social-Ecological History & Design, Parsons School of Design.