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Sisters Hope in Melbourne, Australia

We were selected to present and perform at this year’s PSi Performance Climates in Melbourne, Australia. Among other followed up on our manifestation Sisters Academy #2 as part of Fluid States North, PSi, in Greenland last summer.  We also had the time to explore the magnificent South Australian Nature in which we felt so bleakly at home. Thank you Golden Coast.    

Performance Music Dialoges at Roskilde festival 2016

In 2016 we will expand and continue our investigations of the Performance Music Dialouge format. Performance Music Dialogues is a series of performance-interviews, an experiment and a new format, where performance curator at Roskilde Festival Gry Worre Hallberg (DK) and performance-artist Melanie Jame Wolf (DE/AU) interview chosen musicians in an otherworldly frame. It is a sensuous-poetic experiment which investigates how music and art can meet and create closeness between the…

Call for Sisters Academy #4, Iceland now open

The call for Visting researchers/artists/teachers for Sisters Academy #4, Iceland is now open. See the call here. The Icelandic manifestation of Sisters Academy is planned in collaboration with Iceland Academy of Arts and Myndlistaskóllin. The preparations include a full course at The Iceland Academy of Arts, Arts Education conceived in the spring of 2016. Students from this course is invited to perform during the actual manifestation in the fall of 2016 at the upper secondary school Myndlistaskólinn….

Sisters Hope presenting at bibu.se – Scenkonstbiennal for barn och unga

Gry Worre Hallberg will present Sisters Academy at bibu.se – Scenkonstbiennal for barn och unga. Herewithin she will present the idea of The Poetic Self in a joint performative exercise.

The short movie on Sisters Academy #3 – The Takeover is out

In March 2016 we took over the leadership of  Nova Academy for two weeks to explore sensuous learning with the teachers and students of the school. Now the short movie on Sisters Academy – The Takeover, Sweden is out. Watch it here.

Sisters Academy with particularly sensitive students

It is now official that Sisters Academy will manifest for and with particularly sensitive students at the school Fremtidslinjen in Køge, Denmark, next year. For more info go here.

Sisters Hope in Iceland

As part of our preparations for Sisters Academy #4, Iceland we are conducting a course at Iceland Academy of Arts, Arts Education. The Sisters sees it as their most significant task to inspire the rise of a new paradigm. They wish to replace fear and dejection with force of action and dreams for the future. To see the possibilities in the breakdown – The ending of an era creating the opportunity for transformation and…

New article on our sensuous learning methods out

New article on our sensuous learning methods is out. Amongst other holds reflections on our latest large-scale and two-part manifestation in Sweden. Read and enjoy.

Sisters Hope presenting at SWOPfestival

Come join us when we will be presenting our work at SWOPfestival by Aaben Dans on May 2nd. For more info go here.

On the critical gaze and devotion

“Mary Zournazi: The movement in language is important and it opens another door or window to perception. But I suppose, as intellectuals, there is the problem of the codification of language within critical discourse and theoretical writing – where that language can stop movement and it can express everything in particular terms or methods that cut off the potential of understanding freedom or experience…” Brian Massumi: ‘Critical’ practices aimed at…