Peter McCoy

Peter McCoy is a world renowned applied mycology researcher and educator with over 20 years of experience. He is the author of Radical Mycology: A Treatise on Seeing and Working with Fungi (Chthaeus Press, 2016), the founder of the mycology advocacy organization Radical Mycology (, a co-founder of the Fungi Film Festival (, and the founder and lead instructor at MYCOLOGOS, an applied mycology school and experimental fungi farm based in Portland, Oregon ( Alongside his work with fungi, Peter can be often found making art or music or wandering the forests of the Pacific Northwest.