ABOUT THIS SITE >>> This site is a blog as well as an archive. It gives visibility to the continues working of radical_hope, its current move to radical_house, the research project Distraction As Discipline (2016 - 2019) and the process of OTÇOE - works for passers-by, a working trajectory (2013 and 2014).

radical_house is a long term project and has a threefold nature: it presents a physical place, a framework and a logic. When in 2013 teaching and mentoring became an extension of Langsdorf's artistic practices now radical_house stems from her pedagogical experience where 'being in dialogue' with others is her main principle.

Distraction As Discipline is an investigation into enactivist principles in art and education (research trajectory at KASK School of Arts Ghent 2016-19). It considers the potential of performance art and pedagogy in general, in resisting the current and massive desubjectivation, by critically reclaiming both, attention for the moment and participation in a process.

OTÇOE - works for passers-by was the development of radical_hope's artistic practice in the city and questioned how and by whom this practice (and its bodily, social and economical aspects) is perceived. The title refers to the public of a city and to how we encounter and register most things on our way through the city: Out of The Corner of Our Eyes. OTÇOE.

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NEWSLETTERS

MAIN PRACTICES

spatial
radical_house 2020 ...
bodily
SITTING WITH THE BODY 2013 ...
educational
DISTRACTION AS DISCIPLINE 2016-19
social
BUREAU 2010-15
economical
SHOP SHOP 2013/14

CONVERSATIONS

Our OPEN Ended

17-11-2017 [• workshops etc. • DAD - education • CASC at KASK ]
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Our OPEN Ended with mythical soups & bread at TramZwart.

After four weeks delving between life and loss, death and rebirth, rite and arts, between studio, theatre and cemetary we will bring together some elements of our work - or rather of ‘what works in us’ rightnow.
Whatever form it will take on until Friday we would be happy to share it with you during ‘Our OPEN Ended’.
Barbara, Bilal, Hannah, Hanne, Heike, Louis, Merel, Marius, Miriam, Robin, Sarah & Senne

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Open End is a multidisciplinary research project by KASK school of arts (architectural design) and the faculty Man & Wellbeing (social work). In the frame of this project  researchers together with students develop physical and mental spaces for transition rituals in our contemporary society.

Open Einde is een multidisciplinair onderzoeksproject van het Kask (architectonische vormgeving) en de faculteit Mens & Welzijn (sociaal werk). In dit project ontwikkelen onderzoekers samen met studenten nieuwe fysieke en mentale ruimtes voor afscheidsrituelen in de hedendaagse samenleving.