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Internationale Gesellschaft der Bildenden Künste (IGBK)
Mohrenstr. 63, D - 10117 Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0)30 23 45 76 66, Fax: +49 (0)30 28 09 93 05
Email: art[at]igbk.de, www.igbk.de
Chairperson: Werner Schaub (speaker of the board), Andrea Knobloch, Prof. Ulrike Rosenbach
Registered seat in Berlin, registered with local court Cologne, VR 5563
Zentrum Bundesrepublik Deutschland des Internationalen Theaterinstituts e.V.
Kunstquartier Bethanien, Mariannenplatz 2, D - 10997 Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0)30 611 0765 0, Fax: +49 (0)30 611 0765 22
Email: info[at]iti-germany.de, www.iti-germany.de
President Director Joachim Lux
Registered seat in Berlin, registered with local court Berlin-Charlottenburg 95 VR 26 54 Nz
Christine Heemsoth (IGBK), Jana Grünewald (ITI), Michael Freundt (ITI),
Andrea Specht (ITI) from 2011 to 2014 www.textgehalt.de
Extended editorial team
Werner Weber (BKM) †2014, Werner Schaub (IGBK), Thomas Weis (IGBK), Dr. Thomas Engel (ITI)
Contact editorial team
The following authors have contributed to touring artists
Birgit Ellinghaus (Visa and Residence), Dr. Ulf Bischof and Denise Paetow (Status of the Artist and Contracts), Christine Heemsoth (Transport and Customs), Andri Jürgensen and Hartwin Räuchle (Taxes), Dr. Carroll Haak (Social Insurance), Jens Schoenenberg and Frank Böhmler (Insurances), Dr. Anke Schierholz, Mechthild Schwarz, Dr. Isabel Tillmann and Dr. Sebastian Schunke (Copyright), Michael Freundt (Supporting Culture in Germany), Jana Grünewald (Travel Costs/Travel Costs and Taxes), Richard Polácek (Mobility and EU Cultural Policy), Esther Slevogt (Performing Arts in Germany), Elisabeth Schwiontek (Visual Arts in Germany)
The texts have been checked for correctness by the relevant ministries and administration and management experts.
Jeannette Franke, Alexandra Henn, and Martin Eisenbeiß
Claudia Jones, www.clawitter-translations.com;
Christopher Langer (essays Performing and Visual Arts), langer[at]vehikel-translations.de;
englishexpress (checklists, documents), www.englishexpress.de
Bernd Kage (text Mobility and EU Cultural Policy), berndkage[at]hotmail.com
© Bruno Dorn: What is touring artists?, Social Insurance, Funding, Glossary
© Andrea Specht: Home, Visa and Residence, Transport and Customs, Taxes, Insurances, Copyright, German Cultural Landscape, Info Portals, Legal Notice, Library
© Anna Rozkosny: pictures symposium touring artists
Bruno Dorn, Konzeption & Gestaltung, Email: info[at]brunodorn.de, www.brunodorn.de
Ilka Sonntag, Email i.sonntag[at]kulturhus.de, www.ilka-sonntag.de
We thank all participants and especially the artists that made themselves available for interviews and participated in the trial stage and feedback sessions, thereby contributing to making touring artists more user-friendly!
The concise accompanying brochure "touring artists TO GO" is available free of charge at info[at]touring-artists.info