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U-Turn. TEDxUU 2015, Uppsala University, Sweden

Gry Worre Hallberg was invited to be a speakers of TEDxUU 2015, Uppsala University, Sweden. Theme: U-Turn. Date: November 21th 2015 U-turn The Idea U-Turn: an enigma, a complete change of plans, ideas, policies or directions. In the course of everyone’s life, there is a turning point. It could be for the better, it could be for the worse but one thing’s for sure – it is a significant moment that…

Sisters News # 1: Sisters fall

Content: Fall is upon us and we have gone into it so full… Intro by The Sister / Extract from Sensuous society Manifesto / Sisters Academy #3, Sweden / Sisters Academy #2, Greenland / Sisters Academy #1, Denmark / Sisters Hope at SPOR festival, Aarhus. Sisters in Glass / Sisters Hope was invited to manifest in the Makers space at PQ15 / Performance music dialouges / Sisters Sea at Sommarscen Malmö / this connection of everyone with lungs Read it….

Sisters Academy – The Boarding School, Sweden – It is on!

We are much excited to present a flow of images from the process toward ever manifestation of Sisters Academy – The Boarding School. The first part of the Swedish manifestation of Sisters Academy. We transform the cultural venue Inkonst into a landscape of sensuous and poetic light and sound and thereby create a laboratory to explore the many different shades of the sensuous while we turn it into learning. Se…

Sisters Academy #2 Greenland, PSi #21 – Fluid States

Sisters Academy #2 unfolded in Greenland, June 2015 as part of PSi #21 – Fluid States. In itself a deconstructed or rather fluid conference allowing the whole world to be in motion. While we exploring new modes of sensuous learning we also connected telematically to the two other North Atlantic platforms in Copenhagen (Denmark) and Thorshavn (The Faroe Islands) – Exploring closeness even though we are at a distance. https://vimeo.com/133548464…

Sisters Hope at PQ15 – The Prague Quadrennial

Sisters Hope at the Prague Quadrennial PQ15 Sisters Hope was invited to manifest in the Makers space at PQ15. Within the curatorial framing by Rebekka A. Ingimundardottir of recycling an existing piece into a food performance we turned Sisters Academy into a lush sensuous meal with researchers-in-residence and a childs blush. Photos: diana lindhardt, The I of Sisters Academy Fore more photos see full album here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/113316806@N06/sets/72157654743134938 With: Gry Worre…

Sisters at The Roskilde festival

As the performance-curator of the Roskilde festival and The Sister Gry Worre Hallberg initiated and conducted a new format at this years festival – Performance-Music Dialogues. Read more about this and more in her curatorial statement for Roskilde festival, performance 15 , below. The performance art at Roskilde festival 15 will zoom in completely. On the smallest part of the essence of performance art – the encounter. Performance art facilitates…

Sisters Academy #2, Greenland coming up – PSi #21, Fluid States

We will soon travel to Greenland to unfold Sisters Academy #2 as a part of Fluid States North, that operates within the overall framework of Fluid States: Performances of UnKnowing PSi #21/2015 The Sister and staff will yet again intervene into the art institutional frame, as Sisters Academy #2 will unfold at Nuuk Art Museum, from where sensuous learning will be explored through telematic presence with contributions from teachers, artists…

Sisters Hope at ISPA

We were invited by The Danish Cultural Agency to present our work with Sisters Academy at ISPA | International Society for the Performing Arts 2015 in “SESSION VIII | Bridging: Participation and Empowerment”

Sisters in Glass at SPOR festival

What we saw in-between. ‘Just outside the venue Godsbanen you will find a container made of glass. It will be completely filled with plants. And inside you’ll find The Sister waiting for you… In Sisters In Glass you are invited to an intimate encounter with The Sister in her bedroom-in-between. She will ask you to donate your dream in a poetic landscape that lies somewhere between the homely and the…

Sisters and Kulturmødet and Kunsthøjskolen

In spring 2015 we did two presentations at one of the most respected cultural educational institutions in Denmark – Kunsthøjskolen in Holbæk. One for the respective staff and students and one as a warm-up meeting for the up-and-coming ‘Kulturmøde‘ (ed. national cultural meeting) at Mors, where we are initiating a collaboration and planning future manifestations.