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12.10.2020 | Job offer: Management for the wood workshop (m/f/d)

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The management for the wood workshop in the Bildhauerwerkstatt, part of the Kulturwerk des bbk berlin GmbH, is to be filled on December 1, 2020.

SAVE the DATE: Unite&Shine - demonstration on November 9th

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SAVE the DATE: Unite&Shine - demonstration at the memorial to the Sinti and Roma murdered under the National Socialist dictatorship. An invitation to the date will be issued shortly. Anyone who is planning something during the Week of Die VIELEN/on November 9th - can send it to us. https://www.dievielen.de

16.10.2020 | Clarification: The bbk berlin on the NEUSTART KULTUR programs for visual artists initiated by Stiftung Kunstfonds Bonn and Bundesverband Bildender Künstlerinnen und Künstler

Der Bund hat das Förderprogramm "Neustart Kultur" aufgelegt. Es dient insbesondere der Unterstützung der privaten Kulturwirtschaft in der Corona-Krise. Das ist legitim und notwendig. Auf Bundesebene ist auch zu hören, diese Programme dienten insbesondere auch der Unterstützung von Künstler*innen. Nein, das ist nicht so. Die übergroße Mehrheit der Künstler*innen in Deutschland wird vom Bund bislang

12.10.2020 | Press release of the bbk berlin: Defend the Peace-Statue in Berlin!

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Kundgebung für den Erhalt der Friedensstatue in Berlin Moabit am 13.10.2020

The protest was successful. For the time being, the sculpture remains in its place. https://taz.de/Umstrittenes-Mahnmal-in-Berlin-Moabit/!5717416/
The critical artwork was not to be removed from public space under pressure from the Japanese government. Come and protest on October 13, 2020 at 12 noon on Bremer Strasse / corner of Birkenstrasse in Berlin - against the request for dismantling by

08.09.2020 | SOLIDARITY WITH STUDENTS OF BUDAPEST UNIVERSITY OF THEATRE AND FILM ARTS

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In September 2020, Viktor Orbán's right-wing national government abolishes the autonomy of universities. Virtually all management capacities of the previously self-governing Budapest University of Theatre and Film Arts (SZFE) have recently been taken over by a board of trustees appointed by the government. The president of this board of trustees is Attila Vidnyánszky, director of the National

03.09.2020 | The new Board of the bbk berlin e.V. is elected

Vorstand des bbk berlin

Vorstand des/The board members of the/ bbk berlin: Sabine Reinfeld, Raul Walch, Frauke Boggasch, Heidi Sill, Patrick Huber, Susanne Kutter, Zoë Claire Miller. (v.l.n.r./f.l.t.r.) *Der MNS wurde nur für das Foto kurz abgenommen.

At the general meeting of the Berufsverband bildender künstler berlin e.V. on September 2, 2020, the new Board was elected: The two spokespersons Heidi Sill and Zoë Claire Miller were confirmed by a large majority. Frauke Boggasch, Patrick Huber, Susanne Kutter, Sabine Reinfeld, and Raul Walch were elected as additional board members. The Board thanks Sophie-Therese Trenka-Dalton for her

19.08.2020 | Open Letter of Belarusian Cultural Workers

We stand in solidarity with Belarusian Cultural Workers. The Open Letter of Belarusian Cultural Workers here:

- Survey for artists on the effects of Covid-19 by the KdFS

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Dear artists, please take your time for this important survey: The KdFS had put together a survey to help determine how COVID-19 has affected Berlin’s independent arts community. Alongside information regarding the financial consequences of the global pandemic, they are also asking about the ways in which it has affected your artistic work. This will allow the KdFS to collect valuable information

22.06.2020 | Survey by the KdFS zu den Auswirkungen von Covid-19

The KdFS - Coalition of the Independent Scene has put together a survey to help determine how COVID-19 has affected Berlin’s independent arts community. Alongside information regarding the financial consequences of the global pandemic, they are also asking about the ways in which it has affected your artistic work. This will allow to collect valuable information for the political work and help to

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15.06.2020 | Solidarity Festival: No One’s Coming, Everyone’s Going.

Banner Niemand kommt Solidaritätsfestival

Solidarity Festival for Independent Berlin-Based Artists and Culture Makers. Peaches is going, Sasha Waltz & Guests and cie. toula limnaios are going, Sharon Dodua Otoo is going, She She Pop are going, Kathrin Röggla is going and Berlin’s entire independent arts community is going – but none of them are coming. On July 24, 2020, an enormous festival will take place in Berlin where a stunning

Together against Rent Hike Madness Call for protest in Berlin on June 20, 2020 Potsdamer Platz 2pm

Shut Down Mietenwahnsinn Demo 20.6.20

Dieser Tag ersetzt nicht den Housing-Action-Day. Er soll aber deutlich machen, dass wir gerade in der jetzigen sozialen und gesundheitlichen Krise umso mehr ein Recht auf Wohnen für alle brauchen! Deswegen ist es wichtig, dass auch DU, DEINE Gruppe und DEINE Nachbar:innen teilnehmen und etwas auf die Beine stellen. Ob Kundgebung, Foto für Twitter, Nachbarschaftsversammlung, oder Banner am Fenster

Solidary bond / Indivisible:

Die Vielen Aktionstag 14.6.2020 Berliner Route

On Sunday, June 14, 2020, at 2 pm, we will demonstrate responsibly and with distance. On the street and on the net we will show: #SoGehtSolidarisch! https://www.unteilbar.org/sogehtsolidarisch/

15.05.2020 | Reopening of the Printing workshop on 19.05.2020

Druckwerkstatt im Kunstquatier Bethanien

From 19 May 2020, the Printing workshop will be open again for the artists with restricted opening hours for the time being. Hygiene and spacing rules must be respected. Under the current conditions, the scheduling could be difficult. Former appointments have to be cancelled due to the reduction of the opening hours and of less workplaces, or they have to be requested again.

15.05.2020 | Reopening of the sculpture workshop on 25.05.2020

The workshop will reopen with restrictions on May 25th 2020. The daily working time is initially limited to four hours. The space can be rented for a maximum of one month at a time. The distance regulations require a reduction of the existing workstations. Register beforehand! Contact studio managers!

12.05.2020 | Media workshop reopening with restrictions

Medienwerkstatt Corona Wiedereröffnung

The opening times are limited for the time being: Tue, Wed and Fri: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., in the green screen studio also by appointment. All corona rules apply: mouth and nose protection, keeping distance and washing hands. A maximum of 4 people at the same time in total in the whole working space.

08.05.2020 | Liberation Day Celebrated

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Golden flags waving from the house of the bbk berlin on liberation day the 8 of may.

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05.05.2020 | Senat beschließt Bundesratsinitiative zu Bundeshilfen für Kunst-, Kultur-, Medien- und Kreativbereich

Der Senat hat heute auf Vorlage des Senators für Kultur und Europa, Dr. Klaus Lederer, beschlossen, eine Entschließung in den Bundesrat einzubringen, mit der die Bundesregierung gebeten wird, in Abstimmung mit den Ländern ein Programm zu Bun¬¬deshilfen für den Kunst-, Kultur-, Medien- und Kreativbereich zu initiieren.

Hinweis zur Rechtsbelehrung durch die IBB zu dem Antrag auf den Corona-Zuschuss bis zum 1.4.2020

Aufgrund zahlreicher Nachfragen in unserer Geschäftsstelle geben wir Hinweise zu den "Belehrungen", die die Investitionsbank Berlin (IBB), die diese an Antragsteller der Corona-Zuschüsse (sowohl Landes- als auch Bundesprogramm Anträge bis zum 1.4.2020) verschickt hat:

Vierter Offener Brief der Koalition der Freien Szene zum Corona-Shutdown

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Viel ist in den letzten Wochen über die Kultur geredet worden, doch lange Zeit zu wenig mit ihren Akteur*innen...