Education programs

Education Programs will investigate the Three-Fold World of Joseph Beuys;Social SculpturePolarity ThinkingFreedom Equality FraternityImagination, Inspiration, IntuitionThinking Feeling Willing The education program is focused on engaging senior secondary (Year 11/12) and University students across all learning disciplines. This project seeks to expand student horizons with a multidisciplinary approach to the idea that “every person is an… Continue reading Education programs

Food for thought

Beuys with Steiner

Beuys was indebted to the German Romantic tradition reaching back to individuals such as Goethe, Schiller and Novalis and later, Steiner.Friedrich Schlegel wrote: “The Romantic imperative demands that all nature and science should become art, and art should become nature and science.”Beuys responds: “every person is an artist”The Joseph Beuys Cafe will investigate connections within… Continue reading Food for thought

Social sculpture

Credit: Tanja Forster Düsseldorf

My objects are to be seen as stimulants for the transformation of the idea of sculpture, or of art in general. They should provoke thoughts about what sculpture can be and how the concept of sculpting can be extended to the invisible materials used by everyone: Thinking Forms – how we mould our thoughts or… Continue reading Social sculpture