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After the Art & Eco-spirituality event: What will the future be made of? “Nothing”

A wall of golden engraving rises up, already from a distance announcing the mystical importance of its message. Its size is the measure of the message. When future generations look back at this time, what will they make of it? Clues of upcoming happenings are spread around the room. Something is about to happen. On […]

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Hope after disillusion

We are in march 2020. A pandemic has hit the world. Countries are closing their borders and going on lockdown. Airplanes are stuck on the ground. Something Big is happening worldwide. For many, it is a wake up call, it is also an opportunity for change in our society. If our societies can take radical […]

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Art Cultural Activism Requiem for a Passing Age

Genesis in Three Performances

A year ago, I was in the depth of a depression, suicidal thoughts would pass through me, a sadness over take me when looking at the state of the world and what the probable almost certain future would look like for my child. I felt powerless. I was in the process of mourning Modernity. A […]

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Art, Religion and the Climate Crisis – Part I

In a secular world the ego is God. Religious men first activists second As some of you might know, I love reading  biographies and  autobiographies, especially of men and women who have shown leadership in our world. Recently, I have given particular attention to the civil rights movement and read the autobiographies of Malcolm X […]

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Cultural Activism Ontological Politics Requiem for a Passing Age

A Modern Caterpillar reflecting on its metamorphosis

Last year, I contributed to an online festival. What an incredible movement to be part of: to reimagine what the future holds and what it means to be a human being. But somehow as the days unfolded and the workshops took place I found myself more and more disturbed without quite knowing why. I was […]

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Cultural Activism Ontological Politics Our Philosophy Requiem for a Passing Age

The Cycle of Completion and Creation
Or, a funeral for the past is key to creating a new future

There is a movement in the air with an urgency to create new narratives for our civilization. At Life Itself, we believe this is a central dimension to a wiser, weller world. Recently, we have been working on this at Untitled with Demos Helsinki. In the process we have noticed something. As we tried to […]

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Know Yourself

In our last Creative Practice Call we wrote a “Love letter to the future” dedicated to our grand children. Below is a powerful letter by Harry Bonnell. We are offering our Morning Creative Practice calls every Thursday 7:30- 8:30am (UK). First one starts on the 11th of June until the 16th July. Book yourself for £35.  Know […]

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Love Letter to the future

In our last Creative Practice Call we wrote a “Love letter to the future” dedicated to our grand children. Below is a beautiful touching letter by Juliet Cochrane. We are offering our Morning Creative Practice calls every Thursday 7:30- 8:30am (UK). First one starts on the 11th of June until the 16th July. Book yourself for £35.  […]

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Getting S*** Done Online Calls

Good morning everybody! Maybe there are projects you always wanted to do but never got around to it. Maybe you tend to procrastinate and overthink things. Maybe sometimes you just need to talk to someone so you can get your juices flowing! Well the Get S*** Done call is for you! You can benefit from […]

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Morning Creative Practice

Good morning everybody! We are offering our Morning Creative Practice calls every Thursday 7:30- 8:30am (UK). First one starts on the 11th of June until the 16th July. Book yourself for £35.  Why does art and creativity matter? Well it is your expression, the one which is unique to you. It is a way of […]