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Outgoing London hub member Alex Kennedy reflects on his six months in the Hub

When I first found art/earth/tech I was taken in by how it seemed to have touched upon all the elements I had come across as solutions in my own search of answers to the profound problems we face today. Coliving, visions, wellbeing and practicality. Its need for a connection to the earth that we come from. To […]

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Life Itself

Seeking mindful gardeners!

We are looking for people who might be interested in helping with a substantial garden project (flowers and vegetables) either at our new site in Bergerac, SW France (very near Plum Village buddhist centre) or at La Cheraille 40 minutes southwest of Paris. If you knew of anyone we’d love to talk with them to share more about the […]

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Hubs

Berlin hub: more rooms available!

With coronavirus, we have postponed our openings until the end of April. Again, these may change due to developments with the corona virus. Please do keep checking our website for more updates. Join our new coliving community in the heart Berlin grounded in purpose and presence. Rooms available from end of April 2020 from €600 […]

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Hubs

Recruiting! Art Earth Tech Hub manager, Berlin

Location: Art Earth Tech hub, Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany We request that you live in the Hub as a requirement to fulfil the role Contract: 4 days a week, permanent Salary: €36,000 p/a (£30,000) pro rata To apply: please email [email protected] Our purpose A growing number of us are seeking lives that are meaningful as well as productive, […]

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Contemplative Activism

CANCELLED: Contemplative Activism ‘drop-in, drop-out’ at Bidston, Liverpool

The Invitation We are hosting our second event of Art Earth Tech’s contemplative activism initiative, a “drop-in, drop-out” at Bidston Observatory (a lovely space for artistic exploration outside Liverpool) from March 14th to March 29th. The gathering is an open invitation, and very reasonably priced (£15 a night), so please forward this invitation to anybody who might be […]

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Gathering Programs

Human // Nature // Stories 29th February 2020

“When we lose our myths we lose our place in the universe” – Madeleine L’Engle Join us at this event curated by our London Hub member Hannah: Human // Nature // Stories. Here she describes the enquiry and why she has put on this event. … Humans have woven stories since the dawn of time. […]

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Life Itself Our Philosophy

Ways of Being: AET Winter Sprint January 2020

To kick off the year, we came together in frosty foggy January to review 2019 and plan this coming year 2020. We started with a half day of embodiment work to reconnect ourselves including drawing our faces on the window pane Picasso style and meditations. The last time we were all together was after the […]

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Contemplative Activism

Contemplative Activism Primer: the pre-gathering read

This primer is written by our collaborator, Naresh Giangrande. In our upcoming retreat we will explore how contemplative awareness, skills and practices can inform our responses to our collective cultural process of deep and lasting change. I set out some initial ideas in a paper with Liam – Contemplative Activism What it is and Why It’s […]

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Wisdom

Wise booklist

As we ramp up to a season of gift giving and hibernating with a good book in the Northern Hemisphere, we have collected all the recommendations of books from applicants to our Hubs in Berlin and London this year. This should inspire you if you’re a little stuck this December… 1984 dieu Wachstum by Norbert […]

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Contemplative Activism Hubs

Our hub in Bergerac: a practice in the art of dwelling

“One of the basic human requirements is the need to dwell, and one of the central human acts is the act of inhabiting, of connecting ourselves, however temporarily, with a place on the planet which belongs to us and to which we belong.” Charles Moore for Junichiro Tanizaki, In Praise of Shadows In the recent […]