Studio Office 

Studio Advisory Committee

The independent studio advisory board is appointed by the senate for a term of two years.

The majority of the members of the Studio Advisory Committee are artists. It consists of nine voting members and up to nine representatives:

  •  Five members and up to five representatives (currently three representatives) are appointed by the bbk berlin e.V. 
  • One member and one representative are appointed by a recognised institution of contemporary fine art in Berlin 
  • Three members and up to three representatives (currently one representative) are appointed by the Senate Department for Culture and Europe

The members of the board and representatives are appointed for a period of 24 months by the Senator for Culture ; currently from February 2020 to February 2022.

Appointed advisory committee members and their representatives are

Kathrin Bentele, Maurus Gmür, Anna Gritz, Stephanie Kloss, Käthe Kruse, Eva Laufer, Matthias Mayer, Isabelle Meiffert, Irina Novarese, Heiko Pfreundt, Susanne Wehr, Andreas Wolf, Miriam Yammad, Gloria Zein.

The advisory committee elects a chairman and a deputy chairman by simple majority. The chairperson chairs the respective meetings and represents the advisory committee vis-à-vis third parties. The advisory committee has a quorum if at least five members are present and the majority is formed by artists. The office of the advisory committee is the Studio Office at the kulturwerk des bbk berlin GmbH.

Artists who use subsidised premises cannot be members or representatives of the advisory committee. Applications from members or representatives of the advisory committee are excluded during their term of membership.

We would like to point out that contacting us may lead to exclusion from the procedure!

Atelierbüro im Kulturwerk des bbk berlin
Köthener Straße 44
10963 Berlin

fax 030 230 899-19

Telephone office hours:

tuesday: 10 am to 1 pm
thursday: 1pm to 4 pm


Birgit Nowack: tel 030 230 899-22
Anna Fiegen: tel 030 230 899-23
Lotta Bartoschewski: tel 030 230 899-20

Dr. Martin Schwegmann, Studio Representative
tel 030 230 899-21