Animus & Anima

Curious Simon Mulder has a fascination for Jungian psychology. He regularly spoke to a Jungian psychologist for a while and has experienced the approach through myths as very helpful in answering life questions. Important in spiritual development is the discovery of your masculine side (as a woman) and your feminine side (as a man), which […]

Non Saving Self-Realization Investigation

At TenClub we investigate fascinations in order to achieve self-realization. Curious Suzanne Leclaire has one great fascination: curiosity. This fascination has been at the heart of her self-realization for the past 45 years. She previously introduced us to her Cabinet of Curiosophy and the way in which she has guided people and organizations in recent […]

Embrace your enhanced Identity

We all have a true self and a constructed self. What if you could be the best version of yourself? Not in terms of thin or muscular, but that you really live your potential. And then, step by step, become this person. Dolly Parton did it. Marilyn Monroe did it. From a poor and neglected […]

The art of living meaningfully: exploring the six sources of meaning

How do you experience in your life? My fascination is to explore how it is to be human, says Curious Kees van Dongen. How do we experience meaning in life? Many of us, at some point in our life, may feel something is missing. We may feel unfulfilled. Unsure of where to look, we often […]

75 – jaar bevrijding

75 jaar Bevrijding – de liederen van Mordechai GebirtigEen samenwerking tussen TENCLUB, Club Classique, Uitgeverij HetMoet en het Feest der Poëzie Met het naderen van 75 jaar Bevrijding vragen we ons af hoe we het leed van de Tweede Wereldoorlog en de vreugde van de herwonnen vrijheid van de Bevrijding duidelijk kunnen maken aan nieuwe […]

Documentary & Whiskey

A fascination by Jochem Janssen on behalf of Tenclub. “When I saw this documentary at IDFA I was astonished by this woman who despite her black background (which was not accepted at that time) and her bi-polar disorder, became one of the most impressive classical and jazz pianists. Or maybe thanks to…” ~ Jochem Janssen. […]

Get to Know TenClub

TenClub is an Amsterdam Society dedicated to curiosity, authenticity, deepening, fascinations in all forms and types, gathering and co-creation. Inspired by the nineteenth-century Salon des Variétés: a theater of life, born from the pursuit of freedom, equality and brotherhood. We explore humanity, without judgement. The great part is that you can become a TenClub member […]

Passion, Work, Money & Repeat

“The best way to measure your passion is simply asking: would you do it for free? If money is your motivation, then it’s not really your passion.” ~ Charlamagne tha God The agenda of Curious Eric Kalter is empty, for the first time in his working life.. Great time to change course and start doing […]

Sextalks

This sexTALKS will cover a subject that Freud once coined ‘the centre of self-awareness’ in his psychoanalytic sexual drive theory. Yes, we are indeed going to talk about the anus, the rectum, the anal. And all the wonderful things we can do with it in and outside our bedrooms. Our butthole is a fascinating thing; […]

House of Books

I love to read, it helps me gain knowledge and gives me a moment to shut myself from the hectic outside world, to dive into another world. But how often do we take this moment for ourselves?~ Jochem Janssen This Tuesday night our house opens its doors to welcome you to sit back and read […]

Tantric questions on heartache

This night we explore what are the actual roots of heartache from a Tantric point of view by group discussions and exercises. Who doesn’t know the suffer of heartache? One of the Curious Anne is sharing her very personal story which caries vulnerable emotions and unanswered questions. Why do I feel hurt? Where does the […]

Visual Thinking Strategy

“How can Visual Thinking Strategy create a better understanding of others and connect people with different backgrounds?“ One of the Tenclub Curious Stefan Hoevenaar is fascinated by: “forms of conversation, ways to get together and rituals to connect people. Especially in a this time where there is no longer a church to bond people and […]

TenClub Café: O, Grote Moderne Geluiden

One of the TenClub Curious, Simon Mulder, is fascinated by Futurist and Dadaist poetry, artforms from the start of the 20th century. “What fascinates me about this period is that young artists had to invent new ways of expression. After the First World War traditional arts were not able to express the new situation in […]

Alice in Quantumland ~ Explore beyond Time & Space

What do we human beings consists of? What is matter? What is energy? And how can quantum mechanics explain how the mind effects it? This night we dive into the mysterious realm of quantum physics and consciousness. It is a fascination of our Member Silvia Hoevenaar: “It totally bended my mind & reality. I got […]

Intimate encounters IV

Intimate Encounters was born from the desire for a place in Amsterdam where anyone – also people without any experience visiting an intimate event like this – feel safe and free to explore the diversity of sensuality surrounded by flowers, pleasant smells, a marvellous decor, and beautiful souls. Imagine a journey that starts with a […]

Deep Democracy ~ The Wisdom of the Minority

What are the aspects of Deep Democracy to connect people with different backgrounds to each other? “I’m fascinated by forms of conversation and rituals to connect people. Especially in a this time when there is no longer a church to bond people and when social cohesion and connection are more important for the happiness of […]

Human Machines ~ Beatbox battle

How do human machines use their body to make music and what is behind this passion of them? “What fascinates me about these human machines is this pure passion and dedication they have for something they do just for fun. I discovered a whole new culture beyond my personal experience. The beatboxers use their entire […]

Socratic Wars ~ The Art of Graceful Dialogue

In common society dialogue is an art of knowing better than the other, where we are searching polarity. In this way a dialogue is a verbal form of war. The Socratic form is the opposite, we seek to connect, deepen and use common knowledge. How can we have a dialogue which accumulates the power of […]

House of Music ~ Midnight in Paris

House of Music : a new concept by TenClub When filling spaces with music and artists of all kinds whilst visitors are travelers through music scapes: what happens, what do we experience, what we do run into? House of Music, is a full house of music, with many artists playing simultaneously, within a theme, but […]

The Transformative Power of Psychedelics

Might the intense personal meaning and spiritual significance of psychedelic experiences, help us develop curiosity, compassion, courage and expand our consciousness? Join forces with scientists, psychonauts, psychologists and philosophers. Tenclub, the society of the curious for the curious, investigates the psychedelic confrontation with the unconscious and reflects on how an open mind might help adress […]