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bildungswerk des bbk berlin

The bildungswerk is a non-profit subsidiary of the bbk berlin (professional association of visual artists in Berlin). It provides a comprehensive qualification programme and advisory service that is unique in Berlin and beyond. Each year up to 1,000 visual artists living in Berlin benefit from the bbk berlin’s bildungswerk. Membership of bbk berlin is not required. We recommend subscribing to the newsletter as well as visiting our website.

European Social Fund (ESF)

The offers of the bildungswerk are supported by funding from the European Social Fund (ESF).

In 2024,

marks the 50th anniversary of artist professional programs.

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News

    21.05.2024 The bildungswerk introduces: Marina Sorbello

    We would like to introduce you to our lecturers here and thus also show the range of topics available for courses and workshops.

    05.02.2024 | Recherchestipendien Bildende Kunst 2024 (Visual Arts Research Grants) announced in Berlin

    In 2024, the Senatsverwaltung für Kultur und Gesellschaftlichen Zusammenhalt will once again award research grants in the field of visual arts for the artistic/curatorial development of Berlin-based professional artists, curators and artistic or curatorial groups in the field of visual arts in Berlin who have proven themselves through their work.

    09.01.2024 | New funding programs 2024 of the Stiftung Kunstfonds have been launched

    Die Stiftung Kunstfonds schreibt vier neue Programme für das aktuelle Förderjahr aus. Drei Programme richten sich an freiberufliche bildende Künstler:innen. Für das Programm KUNSTFONDS_Plattformen können sich Kunstorte, Kollektive und soloselbstständige Kurator:innen bewerben. -> siehe auch Open Calls

    07.12.2023 | Course program for the first quarter of 2024 from bildungswerk des bbk berlin

    The bildungswerk des bbk berlin presents its course program for summer 2023: This comprehensive and unique advanced and continuing education offer is available to visual artists as of now.

    12.09.2023 | Studio1Labor at DeutschlandRadioKultur: Zoë Claire Miller in conversation about womens’ advancement in art

    10.09.2023 | DeutschlandRadioKultur, Thorsten Jantschek at Podcast Stunde 1 Labor interviewing Zoë Claire Miller, among others: excerpt: "There is definitely a need for women's advancement in the arts. The gender pay gap and gender show gap is worse in the visual arts than it is on average (the case) in other professions."

    14.07.2023 | Künstlersozialkasse KSK informs: Debits by the UVB are correct!

    Direct debits in July on behalf of the Federal and Railway Accident Insurance (UVB) are correct! There has been a text change by the bank in the debiting of insurance contributions, the artists' social security contribution and the monthly advance payments, as well as in current payments from the artists' social security fund. The Federal and Railway Accident Insurance Fund (UVB) is now specified

    27.06.2023 | kunststadt stadtkunst 70-2023

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    Die Fachzeitschrift kunststadt/stadtkunst wird jährlich vom Büro für Kunst im öffentlichen Raum im kulturwerk des bbk berlin herausgegeben. Sie informiert über die neuesten Entwicklungen der Kunst im öffentlichen Raum in Berlin und sorgt für Transparenz rund um das staatliche Auftragsgeschehen für Kunst am Bau und Kunst im Stadtraum im Land Berlin und in den Berliner Bezirken.