The point of view of Christopher

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Day 2: steps / concrete / action

Like someone stepping clunkilly on the toes of their dance partner, in my previous blog post I sent out the weight of my frustrations and aspirations into the collective space...The second day gave those of us working on the event actually located in Gdansk a chance to try out a participory project (for want of better words), which has been pulled together quickly. I am very grateful to the people and organisations who made it possible. It unfolded as an experience which was not immediately comprehensible, but I trust that there were moments of new insight for everyone. Those whisperings are so important to listen to when creating something new.It was a combination of discussion, looking, making, music and bodywork. The participants had to overcome language barriers, plunge into something pretty unexpected, and face complicated problems all with a very limited amount of time. I appreciate their trust and their entering into the adventure.More to follow...
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Day 1: view from the ground

This is absurd.WAKE UP!The connection with Gdansk is not working. For 'Gdansk' also read 'local'.We are a just a bunch of people who care about art and politics, and we're talking to each other in virtual space, not to the public who are breathing the same air as us and walking the same floor as us.Get down off the pedestal ....and JAM!
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