those spaces in between life, thinking, the physical world, and humanity
While scrolling through all of these amazing sites, posts, and spaces, I started to jot down words and phrases that stuck out to me. I thought I’d try putting them in one spot so that we can start to play around with them like putting together a puzzle. Hopefully this is helpful.
We are creating/hosting/facilitating/researching/offering a:
We are creating a space where:
Particles or Participatory Articles (got that gem from my sister):
Collide, Collude, Connect, Morph, Merge, Change, Grow to:
Map, Reveal, Uncover, Innovate, Cultivate, Generate, Catalyze, Invent, Create
Unpredictable, Unexpected, Unforeseen, Surprising, Evocative, Provocative, Unconventional,
Unexplored, unnoticed, Outcomes / Ideas / Products
We want our space/lab/forum to be:
flexible, simple, meaningful, surprising, fluid, responsive, engaging, dynamic, synergistic, mutual
We want our visitors, contributors, co-thinkers, colleagues, friends, to feel:
welcomed, comfortable, challenged and inspired.
We want them to come back, linger, meet, converse, explore, connect, question, share, reveal while in this space.
Outside of this space, we want them to reflect, observe, linger, create, do, converse, connect, question, explore, research, notice.
Our role as facilitators is to:
pry, push, encourage, inspire, unite, question, summarize, collect, formulate, research, reflect, gather, move the edge, incorporate the fringe, create meaning and purpose…
This SPACE / ZONE / LAB is meant to:
merge, refresh, renew, reveal, innovate, inspire
We want to encourage a sense of:
wonder, openness, exploration, freedom, insight, fun, newness, possibility
We are in search of:
emerging patterns, phenomenons, what’s underneath, what’s hidden, what hasn’t been made explicit or known yet, systems, ideas, thoughts, ways of thinking and doing, happenings, creations, collisions, connections, something new, something hidden, something unknown, surprises, reflections,
We are supporting:
overlap, connections, hybridity, creativity, innovation, invention, experimentation, investigation, reflection, observation, the future,
We hope this evolves into:
exhibitions, articles, book(s), artwork, something that contributes to the fields of: education, entrepreneurship, creative entrepreneurship, arts, arts education, to the individual thinker, creator, doer
We got to this point of creating a space by:
listening, observing, experiencing, reflecting, conversing, connecting, researching, brainstorming, wondering, investigating, reading, meeting, talking…
educators, artists, researchers, collaborators, students, entrepreneurs(?) navigating/working in the fields of arts, education, entrepreneurship…