THE MYTH OF THE TREE OF LIFE August 11, 2017 – By Uffe elbæk Uffe Elbæk, political leader of the Danish Alternative Party, has found inspiration in the great European mythology to create this myth about collaboration in a time of climate crisis: Zeus, The Greek god of the heavens, had a dilemma. Ishtar, the
The conference “It stays on the island” held on Samsø in February 2017 was about more than the future jobs on the small island. It was also a necessary training of the conversation muscle that underlies Samsø’s special meeting culture.
In Zen archery, there is not only the goal outside yourself. There is also an inner goal that is just as important: Knowing when to let go, not only of the arrow, but also of your attempts to control, define and explain – and in doing that, you begin to discover a self deeper than your mind.
Water flows from the periphery to the center It starts with water and it ends it water: water is one of the resources that is most heavily debated when it comes to climate changes. In some places there is too much water, in other places too little, and it is often in the economical periphery
When Uffe Elbæk on a street corner in May 2013 decided to form the Alternative Party he initiated an astonishingly persistent movement which came from the periphery with great force: since everything Uffe did was seen as both very different and very wrong, nobody believed that he would succeed. However his project was a success
Can good and bad art be describes? – by Artist and Project Manager, Malene Lundén Former Director of the fine arts museum Aaros, Jens Erik Sørensen, has his own take on how good and bad art can be described. I really like it and therefore have worked with his excellent ‘house’ metaphor here: Good art