Why is the project “resilients” still important at this time in the world and for whom? If we are the Resilients, what will we do, how will we look, where will we be…?
We first had a conversation about why Resilients is relevant, then split up in Open Space sessions to discuss possible tactics & strategies…
Finding, connecting and supporting existing fragile resilients (individuals, organisations, networks)
participants: Trudo, Robert, Loes, Maja, Tim
Buddha hotel is a residency format for connection, network strengthening, travels, interaction Is the “normal” residency model still interesting??
What resilient residencies need: not boring, offer & demand, results, format [AIR BnB to fund a residency]
participants: Bart, Christina, Cocky, Theun, Loes, Andy, Robert, Lina
Making online lists per partner, about its expertises, future/current projects wishes etc. Internal open calls for competence pooling will pair up groups in concrete ideas/questions/problems to solve/ask in production/research contexts. Additional collaborative models are:
participants: Andy, Pippa, Maja, Lina, Theun
Older people - seek them out; how are they/their projects resilient, how do they see today's challenges? Prepare for getting old - if we are lucky we get old, but how do we stay lucky when we are old?
Old, (not active) specialists: scientists, technologists, farmers, healers volunteering to give their knowledge, opinion, integrity, skills
Fostering Life-enhancing and rebalancing of humans & the rest of the planet
participants: Nik, Carole, Hendrik, Simone, Lina, Andy
Traditional craft/ contemporary craft/ science theory designers/philosophers/scientists/story tellers
Telling and embodying stories of complete ecologies (past - present - future)
participants: Dougald, Simone, Vinay, Theun, Nik
A game in which players start as an apprentice and learn, become journeymen by travelling across Europe to learn at centres of excellence and graduate as guild masters of resilience.
How do we prepare for unspeakable futures?
participants: Vinay, Nik, Trudo, Andy, Tim, Dougald
festivals 4 times a year
From various discussions and sessions we have distilled the following
Guild includes apprentices, journeyers & masters, connections to old & new guilds, as well as groups who could/should be guilds (i.e. webcraft).
Satellite projects discussed are:
Both guild & satellites require utility functions:
Proposed EC project partners: