About Aesthletics

The Institute for Aesthletics uses physical game design to bring people closer

The Institute for Aesthletics engages the unifying power of collective physical game design for social integration and art education projects Sport is a powerful tool for social change, inclusivity, collaboration, and having fun. Being collaboratively physical is one of the best ways to bond. Designing physical games together adds creative exploration, collaboration, and a tangible end product that further unites participants.

OUR VISION for 21st Century Sport is not only to use sport for good, but to fundamentally rethink the meaning of all sport as a cultural activity whose primary purpose is to create positive social experience.

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Projects


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Education We teach workshops and design curricula on sport as creative practice.

We teach people how to design sports, games and performances, and to be creative with physical play. Aesthletics is a design oriented approach to physical education; it goes under the hood of sport culture to show how and why we enjoy sports, and how to channel the best and most interesting aspects of sports into new creative projects. We have organized a wide variety of events for almost any age group or situation, from one day workshops to semester long projects, from four year olds to teachers, and from lectures to competitive sporting events.


Educational Resources

Download:   The Institute for Aesthletics Guide to Inventing Sports


Media

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Contact Us

The Institute is always eager to participate in different events, and enjoys collaboration
. If you would like to work with us please contact:

Tom Russotti

Email: tom at aesthletics dot org

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