Fanclub in Blacklisted

Some words of our work and process(es) – read the article here and make sure to check out more of the Blacklisted articles and covered events! ♥ Fanclub

http://www.blacklisted.dk/performance/fanclub-presents-we-are-dancers

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WOWOWOW residency

We’ve just returned after an amazing week together with Quim Bigas at L’animal a L’esquena in Spain. A second initial working period of WOWOWOW – a collaboration with and around collectivity. The following are some WOrds and WOrlds from the WOrk … 


Collective as a place where outcome is based on negotiation, conflict, listening and misunderstandings. Sense of value as a mode where movement comes from.

A mode of thinking through action – as an ongoing feeding between the modes (action/thinking >< action-thinking >< thinking-action) – allowing us to include an ongoing documentation/tracing of the research, while we work. What format(s) could be appropriate? 

Conversation as a mode of thinking out loud, sharing your statements in the now, as a mode of creating source for movement… Conversation as a going around together, circling and wondering on certain topics, being in the not knowing and on the impossibility of agreements, being in a constant becoming, a constant reflection….Constant construction. The sharing of unknowing.

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What if collective is a set of images that appear and disappear, of statements that are ephemeral, of a radical mode of being in a structure through the lenses of being present and in relation…?  

The body of WOWOWOW has multiple eyes, ears and mouths. We can be shape shifters.


Big thanks to the L’animal crew for having us – such a special place!

Now – VACATION MODE!
Take care out there
♥ Fanclub

Upcoming:
23-24 October WE ARE DANCERS – a Concert, at Koncertkirken in Copenhagen

An occasion – Cph Art Week

This Friday we reunite with Isabel Lewis for yet another occasion as part of the opening program for Cph Art Week, unfolding in the beautiful foyer of SMK. With us we have the dancers Casper-Malte Augusta, Mejse Vedel, Sandra Liaklev Andersen and Meleat Fredrikson.

Friday 26 August at 4-10pm – Statens Museum for Kunst – Sølvgade 48, Copenhagen

Isabel is the best of hosts and together we invite you to take part of this celebratory and sensory gathering of things, people, plants, music, dance, tastes and smells.
You can come and go as you please and we hope to see you all there – can’t wait!

♥ Fanclub

In the meantime here is an article on Isabel’s work by kunsten.nu (in danish)

Wowoworkshop

Fragments from a workshop we did with Quim Bigas earlier this summer – talking, writing, moving, doing – creating a possible startingpoint for a future collaboration on collectivity and failure. Super interesting, super fun. Thanks Quim!

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Yes, Fanclub loves food. Fanclub trigger connections of manyness. Fanclub is touching time by insisting on curiosity. Fanclub is an encounter of dancers, through time and it’s traces. Fanclub is doing, moving, texting, questioning, working, caring… Fanclub is questioning dance and words. Fanclub supports pleasure and friendship. IMG_6018Fanclub surrender to allowance of doubts and misspellings. Fanclub is a dynamic body of DIY and guests. Fanclub is a surprising woman. Fanclub’s emotions roadtrips around reformulations. Fanclub is confused about endless presens. Fanclub is a constellation of persons and co. Fanclub infiltrates now (with contributions). Fanclub is listening to whales. Fanclub confuses responsibility with fun. Fanclub confuses fun with responsibility. IMG_5672Fanclub encounters empathy with coffee. Fanclub is moving through crisis with love, caring and chemistry. Fanclub moves through crisis fluidly. Fanclub is fluid thinking. Fanclub is sharing no grey heart.IMG_5663

 

 

 

 

 

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Fanclub ♥ Inspiration Room

Fanclub has been invited by Bora Bora in Aarhus to be a part of their new initiative “Inspiration Room” – a research platform that offers four invited Danish artists the time and space to focus on artistic development and fine-tuning. 

During the two following weeks we will be in residency, first at Bora Bora and then at Vestjyllands højskole, taking the time to dig deep into our collective persona, detecting and (re-)shaping our collective ways. We have invited the dramaturge Paula Caspao as well as the dance-guru Anna Grip to visit and take part in our work and we look forward to see what these two meetings will bring..

Big thanks and thumbs up for this great and generous initiative by Bora Bora!
♥ Fanclub

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Happy Holidays!

It’s been a year of reflexion, investigation and transformation – accessing new thoughts and territories. Now we look forward to commit to new collaborations, dances and spaces and to explore what lays ahead. First up in Jan-Feb is An Occasion, a collaboration with Isabel Lewis in Copenhagen – more info to come!

We wish you all an amazing new year and hope that we will see you soon, somewhere around the world.

Peace & Love
Fanclub – Andrea, Carolina, Ellesiv and Sofia

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Fanclub ♥ Rügen

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Last weekend we were on Rügen, an island in the north of Germany, performing in the beautiful Schlosspark Pansevitz. Fanclub was invited by Isabel Lewis to take part in the work ‘The Occasion of a Weekend’ and together we spent some magical days with transending encounters, movements and thoughts…

Every second summer an artist is invited to present their work in these grand surroundings, this year curated by Camilla v. d. Bussche and Elise v. Bernstorff. Good people, great art and beautiful nature – go there!

This guest appearance was the starting point of a project collaboration between Fanclub and Isabel Lewis. We’ve been in Berlin this week to initiate the collective work that will be developed and presented in a series of events in the beginning of 2016. So very exciting!

Fanclub ♥ from Berlin