BODY IQ 2016 
14-15-16 October 2016

Body Collective  //  Collective Body
somatic learning•social interaction•collective being•

 

BODY IQ 2016 will investigate the apparent gap between individual somatic learning and collective living. For instance, if we regard individuals in a society as unique cells within a social body, we could pose the question:

 

• What is the potential impact of somatic learning on social interaction?  

• Since the cells within a body already know how to communicate coherently, how can we become conscious of that inherent intelligence and translate it into a larger, social context?

• How do our survival fears and external pressures, such as war, climate change, immigration, and economy, impact the development of collectives?  

• What would conscious embodiment look like within existing social power structures such as politics, education and the free-market economy?

• What if somatically informed experience could inspire a more dynamic connectivity within the context of collective bodies?

• How can somatic methods contribute to the integration of our individual desire for freedom-of-choice with our collective desire for evolution?

 

This is the general field of inquiry we would like to open. Everyone, regardless of experience or background, whether professional or new to the exploration, is warmly invited to participate.

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Saturday
11:00 - 12:30

Minako Seki

Imagination

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Saturday
13:00 - 14:30

Kira Kirsch

Somatic Synchrony

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Saturday
16:00 - 17:30

Romeck van Zeyl

Circling - Body Relating

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Saturday
18:00 - 19:30

Moderation

The Future of Somatic Movement Education

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Saturday
20:30

Moderation

Panel Discussion

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Saturday
11:00 - 12:30

Christine Mauch

Open Presence: Authentic Movement

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Saturday
13:00 - 14:30

Andrea Keiz

….- commons

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Saturday
16:00 - 17:30

Walli Höfinger

Listening. Connecting. Weaving. Voice

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Saturday
18:00 - 19:30

David Bloom

Group Dynamics of Desire

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Saturday
11:00 - 12:30

Undine Eberlein

Intercorporeity & Collectivity

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Saturday
13:00 - 14:30

Amber Gray

The Right to Embody

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Saturday
16:00 - 17:30

Thomas Kampe

Wide Open Dancing

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Saturday
18:00 -19:30

Martin Nachbar

Walking