2nd International LABO in Antwerp [summary]

2nd International LABO in Antwerp [summary]

Almost exactly a year ago, we organized the second International LABO for Expressive Arts therapists, coaches, and facilitators in Antwerp, Belgium. It followed our first international LABO that took place in Potsdam, Germany. Together with a group of colleagues from Geneva in Switzerland, we gathered on the 2nd November 2019 to experiment with the concept…

The Founding Story of Yohaku Art Collective

The Founding Story of Yohaku Art Collective

We developed Yohaku Art Collective using the Expressive Arts methodology. The artistic process was at the centre of every step we took in exploring and shaping our business and our collaboration.  From Expressive Arts students to entrepreneurs “We” are Joanna Wróblewska and Ineke Hulselmans. We both started our Expressive Arts studies at the same time…

In search of the Essence: Explorations into the natural rhythms of the body

In the fall, we have a unique chance to find more connection with the natural rhythms of our living bodies. According to the Five Elements Theory, this period of the year relates to the element of metal. It symbolizes the processes of absorption and excretion like, for instance, breathing. It is also an ideal time to take care of…

Find Your Power Animal [exploratory session]

Find Your Power Animal [exploratory session]

In everyday life, we often struggle with using our imagination creatively and resourcefully. This experiential session is an invitation to become curious and playful. It is an opportunity to dive into the imaginative world and meet your power animal. Spirit or power animals can become our great companions while facing challenges. They have the ability…

MONTHLY DIALOGS WITH ARTS [23 May 2020]

MONTHLY DIALOGS WITH ARTS [23 May 2020]

It’s interesting that the Chinese word for transition is「過渡」and if we reverse it to「渡過」it means crossing over or passing through… Our upcoming online Monthly Dialogs with Arts workshop will be focused on the theme of transition. What are our ways of coping with a change from one state or condition to the other? How can we stay resilient…