It's OK...commoning uncertainties (Celebratory Start)

Oude Kerk, May 2023

Construction is in full swing and this Friday marks the start of the manifestation, It's OK... commoning uncertainties (from 26 May to 24 September).

We would like to personally invite you to the celebratory start of the It's OK... project on Friday 26 May, from 5 pm - 7 pm. We look forward to inaugurating a chapel specially designed for the project by artist Viola Renate together with Satja Jurc Blagovič. The evening will also feature a special participatory performance by Justin F. Kennedy.

16:45 Doors open
17:30 Welcome words
17:45 Sonic landscaping social choiring score with artist Justin F. Kennedy
19:00 Closing

About It's OK... commoning uncertainties
Between 26 May and 24 September 2023, the Oude Kerk presents the manifestation It's OK... commoning uncertainties. The manifestation consists of a series of gatherings in which the question is asked how a sense of community can contribute to a more resilient social fabric. Over a hundred local and international residents from Amsterdam, such as makers, thinkers, activists, united in 'circles of experience', will organise weekly public sessions around current social issues throughout the summer.

It's OK... commoning uncertainties is a joint effort and curated by Jeanne van Heeswijk, Yvonique Wellen, Isshaq Albarbary, Kateryna Filyuk, Ola Hassanain, Gijs Stork, Alejandra Ortiz, LiL & Charlotte, Joy Mariama Smith, SNAP, Ben Dragstra, Katia Krupennikova, Nathanja van Dijk, Gerbina van den Hurk, Lennard Roubos, Viola Renate & Satja Jurc Blagovič jointly with the Oude Kerk and many others.