together we did 5 workshops based on the book "What is Nation"
Workshops in HKW during the festival Future Schools with Dana Daymand, Zuzana Tabackova, Hanna Lentz and student of Nelson Mandela school
with Tablecloth, videos and 3d plans
Children have created incredibly beautiful and complexity of work, pages after pages full of comments and drawings.
New pages of the book "What is school" and the preface: a special book for school and at the same time a book about the school. How could it look like?
Сhildren came up with an ideal school in an ideal state
...portal through which we can be transported into other worlds
What did the ancient Greeks think about debt and freedom?
Pages of the book "School" describing different types of schools that exist around the world.
Sara Oldudottir took the kids - participants of the workshop Nation outside to draw with the chalk on the sideboard
We are working on a series of postcards that could be sent to people to convince them to change their choices.
In/Juctice, that could be changed by the participants.
We started drawing portraits of each other. Gradually, more and more appear ...
Come check out the exhibition that showcases the results of a workshop for kids 9-12 years old held earlier this summer. The kids looked at the term nation and used their own imagination and critical thinking to express their thoughts and create their own utopian society.
The workshops in a framework of exhibition by WHW collective
Kids from England and Germany were talking to each other via skype in a frame work of the HKW project The schools of the Future
The heroes of Working Class
Probably for each person it is essential to compare her or his personal stories with public perceptions about important issues, such as "What is wealth?", " What is poverty?" and "Where do they come from?"
"In/Justice", the first edition in her series "Anthropology For Kids", produced by Neue Auftraggeber, is now out in its Russian version.
What is it? Who we are and how to join us?
Exhibition organized by publishing house Samokat at the Krasnoyarsk book fair
Someone writes quickly, and someone writes slow. Someone melancholic, and someone rigorous. But all the opinions turned out to be remarkably sharp and unexpected.
What awaits us: Utopia or Dystopia?
Workshop with kids based on In/Justice book
School of "Maple syrup cult" by Nelson Mandela students Berlin.
The first workshops in Koruna based on the book "What is wealth." Children who are participating are from different countries and with different (amazingly interesting) cultural background.
Meeting with the librarians from Iceland
At the beginning of work on the A4kid book, we organise workshops for kids, in which they draw, comment and make notes in a first version of the book. An essential part of the A4Kids project is kid's works, that will became part of the next version of the book for future readers'
The opening of the exhibition/talk "What is wealth?" - the result of the work of A4 Kids Lab Karuna Berlin
In your book what would be the flag and coat of arms of your country?
Discussion and exhibition with participation of David Graber, Ilona Otto, Frank Engster, Nika Dubrovsky and the kids from Karuna at ACUD MACHT NEU
Children discuss the famous dialogue of the Nobel Laureate poet and translator Joseph Brodsky with a judge of the district Leningrad court, who condemned him to five years of forced labor and expulsion from the city.
Let’s think together about imaginary schools. What if we have no limits other than the boundaries
of our fantasy? Here are the ideas of different kids from different countries around the world.
I continue to work on a new version of the book "What is a Nation", which will include stories told by children, their opinions and their drawings.
These are portraits of children - participants of the project.
The methodology for workshops for A4k
How will people of your nationality look? Will they be blue, white, green or will they have wings?
What will the map of your country look like? We can use the map of Iceland to draw on it.
Parents, children, librarians and class leaders gathered at the opening of the exhibition of children's books "My Nationality"
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Johannesburg's school kids
Children's contributions from the workshops of "What is Nation" were amazing! We are starting to work on the postproduction of the book.