Webinar for Art in Organization, AIO Nordic network

Webinar Jouke Kruijer


What to remember from this historic crisis? Art in Organization, AIO Nordic network, is hosting a 90 min free webinar tomorrow about the potential of art in organization development. Our experiences are personal, organizational and universal. In this episode I will address the question: Do artists have a vital role in organizational change, recording and

Back to White. Artful knowing and organizational change. The liminal, fieldnotes from within (part 3)


This change story is changing I started, pre-corona, to write this series on change: my Linked-In posts as a public invitation to make sense of a very personal inquiry about changing my artistic genre. I am painting 1000 of my nude paintings white to create my first conceptual work of art, called Back to White.

Back to White: artful knowing and organizational change (prologue)

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This is the prologue to an artful series (4) on liminality and organizational change Doing good work well Welcome to this series of 4 articles on organizational change! Those of you who are interested in theory of change may find this inquiry worth your while. As well as those who are always on the look-out

In het FD: Chief Creative Officer


Voor Financieel Dagblad special van afgelopen weekend ‘The crowd biedt gouden ideeën’ werd ik gevraagd wat we kunnen doen voor betere zorg, onderwijs, business. Natuurlijk kan het perspectief van de kunstenaar niet ontbreken!  

Keep in Mind: Berlin Change Days 2016


Walking through Kreuzberg, I realized what a great choice it was to organize the Berlin Change Days in that part of town. Great for roaming the streets (we had splendid autumn weather), great for shopping (I bought a windercoat) and going out (Jazzclub in Rosenthaler Strasse). I had just been asked to co-design and co-facilitate

Remember When You Had These Talents?


We cannot expect to solve our most complex problems by rational thinking only. As a hybrid professional, I believe that we need to teach our educators today to develop all talents of the next generations by bringing back art into places of learning. When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to

I am a Hybrid Professional: Shouldn’t You be One Too?


It seems there is an increasing number of people who combine a professional life in the service industry with a professional life in the arts. While there is an increasing demand for specialists in organizations, I know professionals who are also actors, big band conductors, painters, sculptresses, saxophone players, etc. Why is this? Shaman After

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Jouke Kruijer

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