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kulturwerk of the bbk berlin

The kulturwerk of the bbk berlin is a non-profit subsidiary of the berufsverband bildender künstler*innen berlin (the professional association of visual artists in berlin) whose primary goal is to establish favourable conditions for artistic production.

The services provided by the kulturwerk are available to all professional visual artists in Berlin and enable them to work with unrestricted artistic freedom, independently of the pressures of conformity and commercialisation. 

News

    01.07.2021 | Tax return 2020 - deadline extension for submission to the tax office until 31.10.2021

    For taxpayers who prepare their own tax returns (so-called "non-advised taxpayers"), the final filing deadline is Oct. 31, 2021, which extends the July 31 deadline first stated by 3 months.

    18.06.2021 | The BVG Culture Ticket - a support campaign for Berlin artists

    Licht im Schacht - BVG Kulturticket

    Since 7.6.2021, BVG's "Licht im Schacht" (Light in the Shaft) campaign has been running to raise funds for Berlin artists and creators of art who have experienced economic hardship as a result of the Corona pandemic. Donations can be made by purchasing a Kulturticket, which comes with a surcharge of one euro on the normal Berlin AB one-way ticket. The Kulturticket is available at every BVG ticket

    03.12.2020 | BlueMonday 2020

    BlueMonday

    Dear friends of the printing workshop, we would like to invite you, as every year, to this year's BlueMonday on December 14th, if it weren't for Corona. There would have been an exhibition opening with current works from all workshops. We would also have taken care of the physical well-being. And music for late-night dancing would not have been missing. Nevertheless we say thank you for your trust

    25.11.2020 | IFSE: German Fine Art Galleries 2020

    Galerienstudie 2020 - IFSE, Hergen Wöbken in Kooperation mit dem BVDG

    Hergen Wöbken vom Institut für Strategieentwicklung (IFSE), Berlin, hat mit dem BVDG zusammen eine Studie zur Situation der Galerien in Deutschland durchgeführt. Im August wurden von uns knapp 500 Galerien für die Galerienstudie 2020 angeschrieben, 3 Wochen lief die online-Befragung, knapp 240 Galerien haben sich relevant an der Studie beteiligt, im Oktober führte Hergen Wöbken zahlreiche

    Res Artis COVID-19 SURVEY 2 ON THE ARTS RESIDENCY SECTOR

    Res Artis COVID-19 SURVEY I 2020

    Take part in COVID-19 SURVEY 2 by Res Artis Org: MEDIUM-TERM IMPACT ON THE ARTS RESIDENCY SECTOR - Worldwide Network of Arts Residencies is partnering with UCL (University College London) to conduct this survey to assess the true impact of COVID-19 specifically on the arts residencies field. This survey is the second of three planned surveys to assess the effects of the pandemic on this sector.

    Opening hours of the Printing workshop since August 2021

    Druckwerkstatt im Kunstquatier Bethanien

    From August 2, 2021, the Printing workshop will reopen with normal operating hours. Access, as in all other indoor areas, is only possible for vaccinated, recovered and tested persons with appropriate proof. The number of workstations must also remain reduced due to the continued existence of clearance rules. Appointments should therefore be requested without fail. Contact studio managers! We ask

    Opening hours since August 2021 in the Sculpture workshop

    From August 2, 2021, the Sculpture workshop will reopen with normal operating hours. Access, as in all other indoor areas, is only possible for vaccinated, recovered and tested persons with appropriate proof. The number of workstations must also remain reduced due to the continued existence of clearance rules. Appointments should therefore be requested without fail. We ask for your understanding.

    Calendar

      The bbk berlin informs: Defund the Humboldt Forum! Opening of the decolonial action space Spreeufer

      Fotos: Plakate der CCWAH-Aktion und Schiff von Daniela Zambrano und Pablo Santacana im Spreeufer

      Plakate der CCWAH-Aktion und Schiff von Daniela Zambrano und Pablo Santacana im Spreeufer / Posters from the CCWAH campaign and ship by Daniela Zambrano and Pablo Santacana in Spreeufer

      The bbk berlin informs about the press release of the CCWAH: "There must be no ‘business as usual’ for the Humboldt Forum in the Berlin Palace! To this end, we have opened an action space in its immediate vicinity in the Nikolaiviertel under the name of Spreeufer, directly at Spreeufer 6. From here we hurl a decisive and powerful “No way!” in the direction of cultural-imperial megalomania

      Invitation: Summer Plenum of the Free Scene!

      Dear Independent Arts Community, the next plenum of the Coalition of the Indepenent Arts will take place on Tuesday, August 17 at 6pm in UFERSTUDIOS in front of studio 11 (Uferstudios | Uferstraße 23, 13357 Berlin [U8 Gesundbrunnen]). Please come and let as many other members of the community know about it as possible – we are stronger together!