This project will start in 2020 and receives funding from the NWO/SIA Smart Culture program to research how The Commons can contribute to new forms of (digital) public space and initiate different forms of urban development. In the next two years, UvA’s Claartje Rasterhoff & Robert Kloosterman will be working on project that historicizes and contextualizes commoning for urban public space, together with
Jeroen Boomgaard of Gerrit Rietveld Academie, LAPS research group, curator/critic/researcher René Boer, Waag | technology & society, Casco Art Institute: Working for the Commons and other partners, such as Zeeburgereiland housing group Nautilus. More info and job openings will follow shortly….
Urban Diary Lost (Cultural) Paradise?
The displacement of artists from inner-city neighbourhoods due to rising rents: it has become an all too familiar phenomenon and...