What is the quality of the sensuous and how can it be explored? How can we create a city as soft as a body? These are some of the questions one could explore whether you seek to respond to this call as a visiting researcher or a visiting artist at our upcoming manifestation: Sisters Hope – Sensuous City
Sisters Hope Home will take the shape of a 5-year-durational artwork and platform for artistic research. It will be located in Hedehusene in the outskirts of Copenhagen
Our artistic director Gry Worre Hallberg has submitted her PhD dissertation: ‘Sensuous Society – Carving the path towards a sustainable future through aesthetic inhabitation stimulating ecologic connectedness’
In her forthcoming PhD Gry Worre Hallberg coins the term Inhabitation. Inhabitation moves beyond not only spectatorship, but also participation and allows for more permanent access to the sensuous and poetic.
Gry Worre Hallberg just submitted her PhD titled Sensuous Society – Carving the path towards a sustainable future. In it she explores how her artistic practices stimulate an ecological awareness of connectivity in the participants, which according to the ecological theory presented in the dissertation is pivotal to sustainable transition. This stimulation is induced through aesthetic evocation, by which the aesthetic, and thus sensuous, do support the transition towards a…
Sisters Hope will manifest Sisters Academy – The Takeover in St. Petersburg, Russia! We are beyond excited and thrilled to realize this collaboration with School 204.
In the summer of 2021, we will unfold Sensuous City again and explore the future city in collaboration with Metropolis/KIT. We can’t wait to deepen our exploration of a Sensuous Society and the connection between urban transformation and the sensuous and poetic – And we feel honored and grateful to be able to share this with Metropolis/KIT.
We will contribute to the digital manifestation of Kulturmødet på Mors as we have been invited to take part in an artist talk.
Metropolis, in collaboration with Sisters Hope, has just conducted a 2 weeks residency exploring the key aspects of walking as an art-based strategy for individual and collective mapping of the city. For Sisters Hope and Metropolis, the residency is a preparation for the manifestation of the performance Sensuous City in the summer of 2021. The format will include a sensuous and poetic 24-hour city walk, including a collective sleepover with…