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Cosmic Care

Our Artistic Director, Gry Worre Hallberg, joined the Cosmic Care podcast. Listen here About the episode:In this final and fourth episode, Cosmic Care will zoom in on one of the most important challenges in the future of tech: Climate emergency! The climate crisis is at a critical moment and future strategies is not about quick fixing sustainable solutions – hope lies in acknowledging climate change as systematic inequalities. It is…

Institute for Co-existence

December 2021 we opened the exhibition Institute for Coexistence at the WAMx Turku City Art Museum in Finland.  The exhibition has been created in collaboration with curator Mikkel Elming with the intention to explore the concept of coexistence within the visual and auditive universe of Sisters Hope and the theoretical framework of the Sensuous Society Manifesto. The exhibition can be perceived as a response to the current ecological, social and biological crises – a reflection on and investigation of alternative ways of coexistence…

Artistic quality on sustainable terms?

Sisters Hope is taking part and presenting on this webinar organized by the Danish Art Foundation. At the webinar, you can experience one of the greatest theater directors of our time, Katie Mitchell, who has worked with sustainability for many years and has directed several of her international performances online. You can also meet the internationally renowned artist Danh Vo, who will talk about his collaboration with ART 2030 and…

The Creative Power of the Arts: Reimagining Human and Planetary Flourishing

Sisters Hope is invited to take part in the conference ‘The Creative Power of the Arts: Reimagining Human and Planetary Flourishing’ at Salzburg Global together with a selected group of artists, researchers and policy makers. As the world confronts the compounded impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, climate crisis, and structural injustices, societies are bracing for a protracted and complex period of reassessment, reimagination, and restructuring. The culture and arts sector…

IETM Global Connect

Artistic Director, Gry Worre Hallberg, has been selected as a IETM Global Connector. IETM Global Connectors are experienced contemporary performing arts professionals from across the world who have demonstrated a commitment to increase global awareness, inclusion, accessibility and connectivity for the benefit of their communities. IETM Connectors have the opportunity to expand their international network, to find new inspirations in their professional lives which they can share with their communities, and…

Inhabitation

Inhabitation is a new performance by Sisters Hope in which we invite everyone interested to move in and inhabit the Sensuous Society with us in our new home – Sisters Hope Home – in the outskirts of Copenhagen. Tickets have just been released! The participants, who will be named inhabitants, are invited to take part in a series of deep journeys exploring the poetic layers of our being and being…

Cultural policies in the Nordics

Sisters Hope has been invited to a salon at the Swedish Embassy in Copehagen. The agenda is to discuss nordic cultural policies and the launching of a new think tank ‘a/nord/c’. During the evening the question of “If art and creativity make our world bigger, why are the room for maneuver of artists and cultural institutions perceived as smaller?” will be explored. The event will take place at October 4th…

Kultursalon på Marienborg

Sisters Hope has been invited to the ‘Kultursalon på Marienborg’ August 30th by the Danish Prime Minister, Mette Frederiksen, and the Minister of Culture, Ane Halsboe-Jørgensen, to discuss the state of art and culture in the wake of COVID-19. Among many important topics we would like to stress the ongoing climate challenge and how art and culture can support a more sustainable future – both in terms of the mental, societal, and environmental ecology.

Fringe Festival

As part of the Danish Arts Foundation’s selection of cases for the ongoing Edinburgh Festival Fringe this year we will present Sensuous Governing which we hope will go on both a national and international tour to explore governance in a world where the sensuous and poetic is highly valued 🥚

Sensuous City

This summer, we will present our expansive performance piece and format Sensuous City.