We understand the Art of Hosting meaningful conversations and holding space for collective action, where democracy and transition come alive.
In our small but excellent office in Heidelberg we find individual and personal solutions for all clients.
[lat. facilitare: “to simplify”]
Kontur designs workshops and meetings to support groups and organizations in reaching their goals in a healthy, collaborative environment. We draw from a varied treasure trove of methods and like to incorporate some visual extras into traditional moderation skills.
For Teams, Team Meetings, Strategy Meetings, Conferences and Seminars
[aka. visual recording, live scribing]
Graphic Recording is the craft of drawing live in order to visually record ideas, lectures and talks. This helps to remember their essence more deeply and opens up a way to reflect and discuss. In addition it creates an eye-catching documentation.
For Conferences, Events, Consultancy and Processes of Participation
[lat. illustrare: “to illuminate”]
With brushes and pencils, vivid and colorful illustrations are brought to life in our studio. Moreover, we use Visual Storytelling to explain complex stories in an easy way. This results not only in expressive illustration, but also in info-graphics, explanatory posters, presentations and booklets.
For Authors, Coaches, Therapists and Everyone, that can appreciate a painting well done.
Art of Hosting
The Art of Hosting is an approach to leadership that scales up from the personal to the systemic using personal practice, dialogue, facilitation and the co-creation of innovation to address complex challenges.
For everyone interested in the foundations of our work.
From a trial course through to 3-day trainings: We have a wide range of training blocks ready to be assembled into a tailor-made program for you. It’s absolutely worth investing time in this training: Visualization has the potential to transform the way you work profoundly.
For Teams and Organizations, who would like to grow professionally.
In Lara’s mother tongue, Dutch, “Specialleke” means something small and special. Kontur is a small office, that can afford to give individual advice to all its clients and more often than not deliver astonishingly simple solutions, in which our varied expertise is concentrated.