The Kunstbuero of the Kunststiftung Baden-Wuerttemberg offers services across the following areas:
A focal point of the work of the Kunstbuero is consulting services to visual artists. Itsadvisory services cover a wide variety of topics which range from general to specific advice for artists, social security matters, and tax and legal issues.
Our workshops are conceived as a continuing education program for visual artists. In cooperation with various partner institutions and changing venues, Kunstbuero regularly organizses workshops in the fields of law and contracts, networking/positioning, social security and tax, finances and funding, communication and marketing.
In addition to the consultation and workshop offer, the Kunstbuero continously organizes thematic events that address current issues of the art field in the form of symposia, debatesdiscussions, seminars or presentations, which are dedicated to contemporary issues of the art context, relevant to Kunstbuero’s target audience.
Moreover, we regularly invite players of the contemporary art scene to share their views on the artistic field, and their working andbasic conditions in conversations, lectures and interviews.
Kunstbuero’s »Publications« focus on questions and topics that accompany to visual artists on their venture into self-employment. In doing so, they are intended not only as practical or inspirational guides, but ideally should also sharpen the public’s perception of t he situation and concerns of the professional group.
Kunstbuero’s constantly updated extensive database lists numerous regional, national and international calls for scholarships, project grants, competitions and educational programs in the field of visual arts.
In addition, Kunstbuero publishes a regular newsletter, keeping its subscribers in the loop about the latest and most interesting calls for applications, as well as its own program, and other news.