Debby Lee Cohen -  multimedia artist and zero waste activist

puppets, animation, design, media,  zero waste education and advocacy

Hunger Puppets - Paris, France
Hunger Puppets - Paris, France

Giant backpack puppets created for a children's parade in Jardin des Tuileries, Festival Paris Quartier D'Ete; puppets and parade designed by Debby Lee Cohen.

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Spider Monkey, NY's Halloween Parade
Spider Monkey, NY's Halloween Parade

Debby Lee Cohen designed the giant puppets for New York's Village Halloween Parade for 8 years with collaborators Mia Kanazawa and Mark Kindschi, including The Endangered Rainforest Series, funded by Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream.

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HBO - Classical Baby
HBO - Classical Baby

Set Designer and Story Advisor for the Emmy and Peabody Award winning HBO Family animated special.

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Hunger Puppets - Paris, France
Hunger Puppets - Paris, France

Giant backpack puppets created for a children's parade in Jardin des Tuileries, Festival Paris Quartier D'Ete; puppets and parade designed by Debby Lee Cohen.

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sculptural costumes

NY Super Fudge Chunk taxi costume

Cafeteria Culture- Alternative Messaging

MICROPLASTIC MADNESS

movie and impact campaign

Co-directors/producers: 

Debby Lee Cohen & Atsuko Quirk

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Working creatively with youth to achieve equitable zero waste, climate-smart school communities, and a plastic free biosphere.