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Events

Here you will find all events related to touring artists: events that we organise ourselves, events where we are invited as experts as well as recommendations for events of the three supporting organisations of touring artists and On The Move. To receive regular information about our events, sign up for our newsletter and follow us on our social media channels.

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November 2022

Wednesday

9 November 2022

Expert Circle: How to find the right funding for your music related project

touring artists is a guest at the Most Wanted: Music Convention and part of he panel 'How to find the right funding for your music related project‘.

 

Organiser: berlin music commission

Time: 4:30 to 5:30 pmr

Venue: Kulturbrauerei, Berlin

Language: English

Information here


Thursday

10 November 2022

Getting a foothold in Germany as an artist - تاسیس کسب و کار در آلمان به عنوان یک هنرمند

Our workshop offers an introduction into the following topics:
• Setting up a business and registering self-employment with the tax office. What are the first steps that need to be taken to work as a freelance artist in Germany?
• Health insurance for self-employed artists: the Künstlersozialkasse. How does it work? How do I get in? And why is it so important?
• Overview of the funding landscape in Germany. How is arts and culture funding structured? What programmes are available and what are the basics of an application?

تاسیس کسب و کار در آلمان به عنوان یک هنرمند (آموزش به زبان آلمانی با ترجمه همزمان به زبان دری)

ما آموزش مقدمه ای را بر اساس این سه موضوع ارائه می دهیم

تاسیس و یا راه اندازی کسب و کار و ثبت خوداشتغالی در اداره مالیات. اولین قدم هایی که برای کار به عنوان یک هنرمند آزاد در آلمان باید برداشته شود چه چیزهایی میباشند؟

بیمه سلامت برای هنرمندان خوداشتغال: صندوق تامین اجتماعی هنرمندان. چگونه کار می کند؟

چگونه وارد آن شوم؟

و چرا اینقدر مهم است؟

مروری بر چشم انداز پشتیبانی در آلمان. ساختارپشتیبانی هنر و فرهنگ در آلمان چگونه است؟

چه برنامه هایی وجود دارد و جزء های اساسی درخواست پشتیبانی مالی چیست؟

Organiser: touring artists

Time: 3:00 to 6:00 pm

Online

Language: German, simultaneous translation into Dari

Information also here
Registration


Tuesday

22 November 2022

Monthly Meet-up

MONTHLY MEET-UP on the topic "Rehearsal and work spaces in Berlin".

How to find them? What to pay attention to? A.o. with inputs by:
Proberaumplattform Berlin www.proberaumplattform-berlin.de
Kultur Räume Berlin https://kulturraeume.berlin/ueber-uns
Landesmusikrat Berlin www.landesmusikrat-berlin.de/.../raumkoordination
 

The MONTHLY MEET-UP is a network meeting for transnational artists in Berlin, that are new to Berlin and try to get a foothold here. It will give you the chance

  • to get advice on administrative questions relevant for your artistic work in Berlin (such as tax number, KSK (social security fund for artists) or visa issues)
  • meet members of Berlin’s art institutions and get to know their work
  • meet fellow artists and support each other
  • visit shows, performances and exhibitions together

Organiser: touring artists

Time: 5:00 to 7:00 pm

Venue: Mediathek of the Internationales Theaterinstituts (ITI), Berlin

Registration here


Thursday

24 November 2022

International taxes

touring artists is a guest at the PAP workshop.

What do you have to bear in mind when it comes to taxes over the course of international cooperations? When am I responsible for the withholding tax (the so-called “foreigner tax”) and what exceptions exist? What special rules do I have to keep in mind when paying value-added tax? The workshop will provide answers to these and other questions concerning international tax law.

 

Organiser: Performing Arts Programm Berlin

Time: 3:00 to 6:00 pm

Online

Language: German

Information is available here

December 2022

Friday

2 December 2022

UK - EU: what is new after Brexit?

Meet Arts Infopoint UK and the touring artists Brexit Info Point.

At the beginning of December, the Mobility Info Points will meet in Berlin to exchange information on the challenges and new regulations in cooperations between the United Kingdom and the EU member states after the Brexit.

We would like to invite you to a network meeting which offers the possibility to get to know Arts Infopoint UK and touring artists Brexit Info Point. Networking, exchange on new regulations, learning from one another are the focus of the meeting.

Organiser: touring artists, Mobility Information Points (MIP)

Time: 5:30 to 7:00 pm

Online

Language: English

Registration until 30 November 2022, follow this link


Monday

5 Dezember 2022

MONTHLY MEET-UP

Our topic for the next session: Event locations in Berlin. How can artists in Berlin organise their own performance venues and what should be considered? Guests will be Vierte Welt and panke.gallery.

The MONTHLY MEET-UP is a network meeting for transnational artists in Berlin, that are new to Berlin and try to get a foothold here. It will give you the chance

  • to get advice on administrative questions relevant for your artistic work in Berlin (such as tax number, KSK (social security fund for artists) or visa issues)
  • meet members of Berlin’s art institutions and get to know their work
  • meet fellow artists and support each other
  • visit shows, performances and exhibitions together

 

Organiser: touring artist

Time: 5:00 to 7:00 pm

Venue: Mediathek of the Internationales Theater Institut (ITI), Berlin

Registration here

January 2023

Monday

23 January 2023

MONTHLY MEET-UP

Our topic for the next session: Political representation: unions and stakeholders for artists in Berlin.

The MONTHLY MEET-UP is a network meeting for transnational artists who are new to Berlin and are trying to establish themselves here.
It offers you the opportunity to
-receive advice on administrative issues relevant to your artistic work in Berlin (e.g. tax number, KSK (Künstlersozialkasse) or visa issues).
-meet members of Berlin art institutions and get to know their work.
-meet other artists, network and support each other.
-to visit shows, performances and exhibitions together.

 

Organiser: touring artist

Time: 5:00 to 7:00 pm

Venue: Mediathek of the Internationales Theater Institut (ITI), Berlin

Registration here