Since 2015 Space is the Place organizes progressive and adventurous concert series. With De Ruimte (Amsterdam) as a home base, SITP curated over 1000 concerts with a focus on jazz and improvised music. At the same time SITP forms a creative breeding ground stimulating the scene, also by crossing genres and disciplines.
In 2017 Foundation Space is the Place was born. The official goal according the statutes: organizing improvised music based concerts in which sounds the necessity and pleasure of adventurous music.
In 2020 / 2021 SITP started to spread her wings to other venues, cities and even abroad. The co-operation with BIMHUIS is a solid one with several events a year. Also collaborations started with ao Paradiso, 24Classics, De Brakke Grond, Cinetol, Willem Twee (Den Bosch), Worm (Rotterdam), North Sea Roundtown (Rotterdam), de Helling (Utrecht), KAAP (Belgium).
- Tim Sprangers – programmer
- Luke Cohlen – PR
- Maaike Timmers – website
- Martijn Buser – chairman
- Daphne de Vries – secretary
- Danielle Oosterop – treasurer
Space is the Place is a cultural foundation. RSIN 856877979. Click here for the latest policy plan. You can find more information about our remuneration policy here and the annual account (Jaarrekening 21-22) via this link. We also have a list of our activities Jan-June 2023.
Since December 2020 we have an ANBI-designation. If you consider to support fresh & improvised music through SITP, you can deduct your gift from your Dutch income tax or corporate income tax. You will receive a package of our splendid SITP post cards. The SITP bank number: NL82 TRIO 0338 4866 58.
Feel free to contact us about these or other things!