Sisters blog

Our methods at OpenOpus, The Danish National School of Performing Arts

We were invited to present our work and methods at OpenOpus, Scenekunstskolen, The Danish National School of Performing Arts. Our methods take its outset in The Poetic Self, which expands into space through an immersive set-design strategy, from where an interactivity design is applied – How we relate to the other. Our method is strongly linked to the activist intention to democratize the aesthetic and our curiosity to explore the potential…

Sisters initiation in Norway

We are currently teaching and unfolding our sensuous performative methods at the progressive University of Adger. The strong interest is the intersection of art, education and research, so this collaborative place is spot on.

Sisters Hope in Switzerland – YOUNG ID ZUG

We are presenting and conducting a poetic self workshop this weekend in Switzerland invited by the Young ID Zug festival. For more info on the talk please go here and for more info on the workshop please go here.

Sisters at Ungdommens Folkemøde

We will talk about our vision on the potential future world – Sensuous society – today at Ungdommens Folkemode (UFM16). Here within facilitate our Poetic Self exercise as one means to democratize the aesthetic. See full program here. Also see video from the event here.

Our performance methods taught at Kunsthøjskolen

We are currently unfolding and teaching our continuously-in-progress performance methods on among other the poetic self, how to build an immersive tableaux for this poetic self and how to create a sensuous class from your poetic self. It is an introduction to new performance methods, new set-deisgn methods and new ways of creating interactivity designs. We invited The Untamed to facilitate with us and with her she brought her mentee…

Casting call for Sisters Academy #6 – The Boarding School at Den Frie

Sisters Hope is currently open to new performers for the upcoming manifestation Sisters Academy #6 – The Boarding School. The manifestation will unfold as an immersive and interactive boarding school exploring new modes of sensuous knowledge. The project is rooted in the activist intention to explore the notion of a potential future world that we term Sensuous Society (also see: www.sensuoussociety.org). Sisters Academy #6 – The Boarding School will manifest at Den Frie Udstillingsbygning in September and…

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.