The association the movement

the movement inspires through movement, music, art and language to develop individual potentials and to live together in the spirit of hip hop culture.

The association runs its own cultural centre called the movement spot and offers a wide range of training and educational opportunities through the movement academy. A great variety of events and own artistic creations are produced by the movement culture.

the movement spot is the unique HipHop cultural centre for movement, music, art and language in northwestern Switzerland with international appeal.

the movement academy develops training and educational programs in the spirit of the hip-hop culture in order to develop individual potential in the use of movement, music, art and language.

the movement culture produces creations and platforms for artistic expression.

The association focuses on self-development, community and a healthy lifestyle. the movement is also committed to promoting movement, dance and hip hop culture in society and improving their status. the movement also has a wide network of artists and a network of competent therapists.

The aim is to achieve the following goals in a sustainable, authentic and inspiring way:

  • To encourage children, teenagers and adults in an inspiring environment through hip hop culture and movement (dance, training, martial arts, body awareness)
  • To organise events, workshops and various occasions (e.g. guest lectures, discussion groups) to create new platforms and networking opportunities
  • To promote the Breaking (Breakdance) Community in the Basel area
  • To contribute to the professionalisation and establishment of breaking and hip hop culture in Switzerland
  • to offer facilities and platforms where artists and enthusiasts of movement can exchange, network and evolve.