10.06.2017 - 13.00 - 18.00H

Symposium: #KEEPINGITREAL

On Saturday June 10 Metro54 presents Symposium: #KEEPINGITREAL. This symposium is part of the public programme of BLUEPRINT: Whose urban appropriation is this?

The symposium looks into the relationship between architecture and street culture, and how their power dynamics are expressed in public space, art, and music. With spoken colums, lectures, and panel discussions by architects and tastemakers from the urban arts & culture. With photographer Charlie Koolhaas, writer and musician Kalaf Epalanga (Enchufada Records), architect Afaina de Jong (AFARAI ), DJ DREEA (BCR Berlin), researcher and curator Marina Otero Verzier (Het Nieuwe Instituut), researcher Tamar Shafrir (Het Nieuwe Instituut), urban researcher Adeola Enigbokan (University of Amsterdam), writer and organizer Malique Mohamud (Concrete Blossom), architect Nanne de Ru (Powerhouse Company), fashion designer Marga Weimans and Charlie Clemoes (Failed Architecture).

Spoken language: ENG
Ticket: 8 euro

PROGRAMME

  • Adeola Enigbokan introduces the concept of ownership, appropriation & architecture in relation to urban arts and culture
  • Talk: Afaina de Jong gives examples from the concrete jungle of Rotterdam: De Hofbogen
  • Conversation with Afaina de Jong and Adeola Enigbokan. Moderated by Michiel van Iersel
  • Talk with Charlie Koolhaas, Kalaf Eplanga Kizomba and city politics
  • Talk: Marga Weimans and fashion performance
  • A conversation with Charlie Koolhaas, Kalaf & Marga Weimans about fashion, music, architecture & representation of the self, moderated by Amal Alhaag
  • Sound performance by DJ DREEA
  • Marina Oterro What does the future look like in the face of gentrification?
  • Lecture: Nanne de Ru
  • Lecture: Failed Architecture
  • Conversation: Sounds, Cities & Ownership with DREEA, Failed Architecture & Nanne de Ru
  • Debate: Whose Urban Appropriation is this moderated by Malique Mohamud