14.11.2022 | OPEN LETTER: Million dollar festival – run by major corporations?
The bbk berlin informs: The Club Commission in Berlin has posted an Open Letter with a detailed statement on the funding of a planned multi-day creative festival in 2023 by the Senate Economic Administration:
17.11.2022 | The bildungswerk introduces: Moritz von Rappard
We would like to introduce you to our lecturers here on a weekly basis and thus also show the range of topics available for courses and workshops.
04.11.2022 | Artists Are Hit Hard by Europe’s Twinned Energy and Inflation Crises, With Material Costs Exploding and Studios Too Expensive to Heat
Devorah Lauter, November 1, 2022 on artnet.com: One silver lining in an otherwise bleak situation is that many had already cut back on production costs during the pandemic.The upcoming season’s rising energy bills are going to affect vulnerable people, including artists who are often in precarious financial situations. “This is an announced, coming catastrophe with delayed effects,” said Zoë
NEW from 07.11.2022 | the bildungswerk's Digital Campus
From 7 November 2022 to 15 February 2023, the bildungswerk des bbk berlin’s Digital Campus will be available for the first time. The 16 courses will take place via Zoom. The Digital Campus will provide useful knowledge to find your way whatever your needs or art speciality: The spectrum ranges from legal knowledge to self-promotion, from self-marketing to cultural policy.
26.10.2022 | Solidarity and support for refugee artists and cultural workers from the war zones of Ukraine
The bbk berlin and its kulturwerk offer active help to refugee artists and cultural workers from the war zones of Ukraine. We provide our networks and infrastructure, especially the workshops. Our offices and staff will provide orientation and support networking with the local scene as far as possible. This includes that the bbk berlin channels and coordinates individual requests for help and
05.07.2022 | rbb: Uferhallen in Moabit are about to undergo a big change | Martin Schwegmann in conversation
The Uferhallen in Moabit, a place for alternative art and culture, is facing a major upheaval. The entire area is to be rebuilt and surrounded by flats. The artists now fear for their prospects - because in other districts of the city, art locations have already irretrievably disappeared. In conversation: Martin Schwegmann, Studio Commissioner for Berlin. A contribution by Christian Titze.
01.07.2022 | Research and work scholarships are significantly increased in number
The bbk berlin has succeeded in achieving a significant increase in the number of research grants. From 2023, 1,096,000 euros will be available in the state budget for this purpose and 137 research scholarships will be awarded instead of the current 60. The number of working scholarships will also increase and a sliding scale will be introduced.
reden zuhören denken machen (talk, listen, think, act)
With "reden zuhören denken machen" the board offers a forum for exchange in the bbk berlin about key issues we are already working on, such as old-age poverty/basic pension, #metoo, diversity and the Transformation Alliance Tempelhof. We want to listen to each other, to think and to take action jointly.