Berlin & Los Angeles


Taking Care of Business | An interactive seminar on funding and business development possibilities for Berlin based creatives.

Presented by Kulturförderpunkt and curator Kate Brehme (Contemporary Art Exchange), supported by SUPERMARKT.

An info-session with speakers from funding and business development organisations such as Indigogo, Kompetenzzentrum Kultur- & Kreativwirtschaft des Bundes and the Enterprise Europe Network , application writing workshops, one-on-one consulting, breakout networking and co-working spaces and an affordable buffet lunch.

Registration: anmeldung@kulturfoerderpunkt-berlin.de (Language: German and English Cost: Free entry or €5 per person for lunch buffet (optional).


12:00-13:00 - Welcome and brief introductory presentations featuring:
Michelle O’Brien, Creative Producer and Co-Curator, SUPERMARKT 
Laura Seifert, Kulturförderpunkt 
Konrad Lauten, German Representative, Indiegogo 
Melanie Seifart, Kompetenzzentrum Kultur- & Kreativwirtschaft des Bundes 
Anne Le Rolland, European Enterprise Network

13:00-13:30 – Case study presentations by Berlin creatives featuring:
Helen Acosta Iglesias, Berlin based visual artist 
Alicia Reuter, Co-Founder and Press and Media Manager, Berlin Art Prize 
Susa Pop, Director, Public Art Lab

13:30-14:30 – Lunch Break (optional buffet) + Participant sign up for Kulturförderpunkt workshops

14:30-17:00 – You decide! Participants can use the space to participate in:
Funding application writing workshops led by Kulturförderpunkt 
One-on-one consultations with speakers
Co-working on your own funding applications
Networking with other creatives 

17:00-18:00 – Networking at the SUPERMARKT bar 

Register here: http://www.supermarkt-berlin.net/event/taking-care-of-business/

Justin Merino