berufsverband bildender künstler*innen berlin - the professional association of visual artists in berlin
Representing the interests of visual artists in Berlin
More than 2,500 visual artists from all artistic genres and fields are currently members of the association. The bbk berlin is independent and funded only by its membership fees.
07.01.2021 | Urgent charity action IN SOLIDARITY WITH PETRINJA AND SISAK-MOSLAVINA COUNTY
We received a request from the Croatian artist Sanja Iveković for active support of the appeal: Urgent charity action of SOLIDARNA Foundation and Fund 5.5 - IN SOLIDARITY WITH PETRINJA AND SISAK-MOSLAVINA COUNTY. In compassion and solidarity with the citizens of Petrinja and the surrounding area who lost their lives and their loved ones, and were affected by continuous devastating earthquakes in
We are at your side also in 2021.
In this, for many people turbulent year 2020, we have stood by your side and will continue to do so. Despite and even because of the difficult conditions, we have continued to stick to our goals and to fight for better working conditions in the arts. We thank all artists for their enriching commitment. The numerous open letters have actively supported our work. Of course we hope for the best for
03.12.2020 | Stop the State-sanctioned violence against Cuban artists and journalists
UPDATE 02/12/2020 Coco Fusco: This morning, Cuban artist Tania Bruguera was threatened once again by state security agents for her role in the historic November 27 meeting between Cuban artists and state officials about state repression of the cultural sector. Cuban journalist Carlos Manuel Alvarez, who has been reporting on the hunger strike by art-activists that preceded the November 27 meeting