50th Anniversary Iona Stichting

 

The 50 years Jubilee of the Iona Stichting was celebrated with a festive program around the theme :

Meanwhile giving-meaning


The celebration took place on Friday evening  April 22nd  and Saturday April 23rd in the Rode Hoed in Amsterdam. We offered a varied program with short lectures by Paul van Geest, Christine Gruwez, Klaas van Egmond and Désanne van Brederode. Lisette Thooft interviewed Michiel ter Horst and Dolf van Aalderen about the Iona-impulse and there were artistic contributions from, amongst others, the Crea Student Orchestra and theatre maker Lucas de Man. On Saturday afternoon there was a market where 20 initiatives, related to the Iona Stichting, offered the visitors a short experience. the program ended with a conversation on stage about the future: what developments will announce themselves and  how do we want to play along with what will come?