Here we present our online performative conversations. During the first lockdown in spring 2020, we developed remote performative conversations under title “Where Should We Begin”. These were digital meetings that transcend the daily online communication to which we are accustomed to.
Live conversations will be added to this page soon. If you already have any questions about this, please send an email to info[at]buildingconversation.nl.
In Impossible Conversation you enter into conversation with each other on the basis of personal experiences related to a challenging topic. The different perspectives in the group come together during the conversation. Impossible Conversation is inspired by a Jesuit method in which you slow down and connect personal images by writing, reading and speaking together. […]
In Distant Thoughts you are invited to take a close look at the contacts you enter into with people you don’t know. It is a telephone conversation for two people who do not know each other. You follow a script in which some of the text is predetermined but most of the time you are […]
In Digital Silence the participants play about with their own presence and absence, in their rooms and on the web, looking for a third space, a hybrid space, that is both physical and virtual. ‘Where am I if I’m both in my room and on the screen? And where are you?’ Digital Silence connects rooms and people in one […]
On the illuminated screens of our telephones and computers we receive an abundance of images and we ourselves become images for others. How do we relate to these images and to each other? In Watching Pixels we hold a conversation via images that we view online: paintings, photos and films. The form of conversation we […]