The secret life of Node

Hello, this is Perla Montelongo, Director of Node Center.  You probably know Node Center for our online courses, but we have a hidden life that is pretty exciting and that we want to share with you. I’m aware that we send a lot of emails promoting our courses – we’re very sorry about that – but… View Article

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The dream came true: Node Center goes to Tokyo!

At last my dream to travel to Japan came true! I had the pleasure to stay two months in Tokyo from November 2015 to January 2016 thanks to a collaboration with Arts Initiative Tokyo, an independent organisation dedicated to thinking about, learning and discussing art. They run a residency program for artists and a Contemporary Art School… View Article

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I Am Writing to… Open letters in Art Criticism

We are happy to launch the 2º Volume of  ‘Node Center Notebooks’, a collection of exercises from the online course “Creative Forms in Art Criticism and Writing”, lectured by An Paenhuysen. Thanks to all the authors and contributors!

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Piloting educational capsules in Mexico

Testing Node’s educational tool in high schools Last November Node travelled to Mexico to test a pilot educational tool for teachers, designed to strengthen lateral and creative thinking in their classrooms while at the same time teach their programmed class topics. We received great support from the Colegio México de Tehuacán, especially the teacher Salvador Arias and school coordinator Susana Wuotto who… View Article

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Node is going MAD in Tokyo!

Yes, but in a good way: MAD stands for Making Art Different. It’s one of Arts Initiative Tokyo – AIT’s educational programs, initiated in 2001. MAD is an independent contemporary art school in Tokyo and we will be facilitating a workshop with them on Saturday December 12th! Want to join?

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Node Speed Insights – Tokyo

An exchange of time and experiences Open call: Exchange your local insights of the city for the skills of Director of Node Center for Curatorial Studies, Berlin.

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Node Speed Insights – Chiang Mai

An exchange of time and experiences Open call: Exchange your local insights of the city for the skills of Coordinator of Node Center for Curatorial Studies, Berlin and independent curator.

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The Future Is…

– Node Center Notebooks Vol. 1 – A collection of exercises from the online course “Creative Forms in Art Writing”, lectured by An Paenhuysen

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Innovators Program 2015

A two-month long program to explore the potential of art-thinking as a useful tool in other fields OVERVIEW The Innovators Grant is a program for investigating how thinking and strategies used in the arts can be applied for innovation in other sectors. It brings together a group of 7 ‘innovators’ from different fields to collaborate during an 8 week funded… View Article

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Horror Vacui, Come Play With Us!

‘Come and play with us. Come and play with us, Danny. Forever… and ever… and ever’.  Remember the terrifying scene with the Grady twins in Stanley Kubrick’s hit 1980s horror film The Shining? Well, nothing to be scared, playing with us is not quite as scary as the unforgettable Kubrick’s scene, but here comes horror:… View Article

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