Beauty, path to humanity
october 31 to november 3, 2002.
At the European House
In which soil can beauty bloom?
How are we subjects of our life, in our daily lives and in our business? How to be an actor of beauty within our society?
Day 1: Beauty, an experience of being
To cooperate is to be together, Maryse Quashie,
Le Rameau by Jessé, Togo. Look for beauty where it is not yet there, Marie Claire Grasset, Domino, France association. Youth at the Romanesque Abbey of Vezelay, Bénédicte Guillon-Verne, Visitor Centre (Vézelay) France,
Artistic evening: Etty Hillesum, Rainbow theatre
Day 2: Paths of creation
The creator’s charter, André Gence, painter, France Mission priest, France.
Guided tour (walk) in Cluny
Beauty beyond horror, Maryvonne Caillaux, ATD Quart Monde, France, the Beauty of the living environment: an utopia or a path? Benoît Dargent, architect, France and Beaudoin Libbrecht, architect, Belgium, Nature a recreational space, Jean-Noël André, wild life guide, Espace Art Nature, Quebec,Canada.
Day 3: Societal overtones
Cluny, a civilizing inspiration, Michel Bouillot, historian, France.
Round Table: Beauty a key for our contemporary world.
Beauty, a way of humanisation for our time, Oliver Fenoy, actor, France.
Beauty as art of living, Iris Aguettant, actress, France
Claire Fabre, congress coordinator, France
Provincial buffet: food brought from various regions of the participants
Day 4: A common way
Post-Congress openings by thematic groups.
Cluny Abbey, guided tour.