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People and Practice at the Berlin Hub

Another month has gone by at the Berlin Hub. Much has happened, this time told again from the perspective of Hubmanager Ilja, on a rainy yet warm evening in Kreuzberg. Bringing the building together How often have you come together in the couryard like this? Never and how long have you been living in this […]

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Podcast Residency

Collective Practice with Valérie Duvauchelle

In the third episode of our Exploring Social Transformation series, Eilidh Ross sits down with Life Itself Pioneer, Valérie Duvauchelle. Valérie discusses the value collective practice brings to a community and tells us what we can expect from the upcoming Open Residency at the Life Itself Bergerac Hub. Valérie also offers some insight into individual […]

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Podcast Residency

Collective Practice and the Life Itself Open Residency

In the third episode of our Exploring Social Transformation series, Eilidh Ross sits down with Life Itself Pioneer, Valérie Duvauchelle. Valérie discusses the value collective practice brings to a community and tells us what we can expect from the upcoming Open Residency at the Life Itself Bergerac Hub. Valérie also offers some insight into individual […]

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Podcast Residency

Embodying Collective Transformation with Karl Steyaert

In the second episode of our Exploring Social Transformation series, Theo Cox sits down with visionary cultural catalyst, Karl Steyaert. Karl explains what it is to be a ‘Champion of Human Wholeness’, why inner transformation is central to wider societal transformation, and tells us about the series of residencies he will be facilitating in the […]

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Residency

Reflections on Sympoiesis #6: Insight, Interbeing and Science

Over the past few weeks, the Bergerac Hub has been hosting our sixth Sympoiesis residency: Insight, Interbeing and Science. Together we explored the question, how can insight into interbeing be cultivated in a way that is supported by personal inquiry and understanding of science?  Two of the residency’s attendees, Boaz and Amir, have offered their reflections […]

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Community Hubs

A Benefit Concert at the Berlin Hub

This month, Berlin Hubmanager Ilja is taking a step back from writing, to give the stage to Sen who will share her story of how she made a benefit concert for Ukrainian refugees happen at the Hub, with at least 70 attendees, 800€+ in donations gathered and a joyful time spent: On June 4, 1989, […]

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Community Life Itself

Reflections on the Making Eco-Spirituality Accessible Residency

Over the past month, the Bergerac Hub has been host to our fifth Sympoiesis residency: Making Eco-Spirituality Accessible. The residency was facilitated by Rupert Read, academic and former spokesperson of Extinction Rebellion and the UK Green Party. Rupert led us in fascinating and challenging conversations on spirituality, religion, communicating on climate change, the moderate flank, […]

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Another month at the Berlin Hub

This month at the hub saw many things: Spring truly started, Covid regulations are about to be relaxed a bit, and something that’s been on everyone’s minds – the war in Ukraine… Group Identity I myself was born in Russia 32 years ago before I came to Germany as a 4-year old and integrated with […]

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Community Hubs

Stories of the Berlin Hub

To give you a better impression about what is happening during a typical month at the hub I’ll juxtapose the silly and the serious, the calm and the excited, the reflective and the carefree. Storytime This months theme is „Stories from our Cultures“. A somewhat obvious choice, given that the 11 people at the hub […]

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Community Gathering

Life Itself Community Gathering March 2022

Key Info What: An opportunity to connect, collaborate and create. More details below 👇 When: 17th – 23rd March 2022. Where: The Life Itself Bergerac Hub. Who: Core team, wider community members, and newcomers. Cost: €180-540 (depending on room type and length of stay). Interested? Get your ticket now! Questions? Get in touch 😊 What […]