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:

    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

    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.