2020… a year that will go down in history as the year of the corona crisis. The pandemic dominated the world news and seemed to push other important topics, such as climate change or civil wars,...
(Dancing) Bodies in Revolt in Times of a pandemic: Part 2
The first part of Bodies in Revolt in Times of a pandemic was dedicated mainly to breath as a both material and discursive phenomenon, as something that is simultaneously shared and differentiated,...
Bodies in Revolt in times of a pandemic
Make a deep inhale and hold your breath for 10 seconds. Exhale The prolonged lockdown enclosed millions of people at their homes. Covid-19 made us more aware than ever before that breathing is a...
Body (un)mute: notes on a collective glitch
ICK Dans Amsterdam presented a two-day online festival on the 28 and 29th of May, curated by Bogomir Doringer that looks into the rituals of dancing and masking in times of social distancing. How do...
World in Revolt 2019
From The Hague to Hong Kong and from Chile to Indonesia, a lot of bodies came out on the street to reclaim their ownership and right to express themselves in any self-chosen way.
BODY IN REVOLT x ADE: Empowered bodies in Club Culture
“Surrendering to the sound, connecting to the people around me and becoming one body”. Arad Inbar, a member of the ICK ensemble and a fixture in the Amsterdam queer club scene, discusses his physical response to the experience of clubbing.
Museum of Humanity
Since 17 years, photographer Ruben Timman portrays people from all around the world to capture the beauty of Humanity. He and his camera made a stop in Amsterdam Nieuw-West, the homebase of ICK. While he made the portraits, we asked the Nieuw – West citizens what ‘The body in Revolt’ means for them.
An inspiring perspective on the body in revolt
An article about the moving short documentary and how it gives an inspiring perspective on ‘the body in revolt’