FURTHER SPECIALISED COUNSELLING CENTRES
Bandbüro Berlin is an initiative by the association ORWOhaus. As a contact point for Berlin bands and up-and-coming artists, it provides advice and information on all practical aspects of life as a musician.
Creative Service Center
WeTek Berlin gGmbH's Creative Service Center combines counselling and qualification services on self-employment in the cultural and creative industries, supporting artists and creative professionals in their career development.
Gründen in Berlin
Gründen in Berlin is a contact point for entrepreneurs from all sectors, providing free information and advice on practical issues related to starting a business in Berlin.
Kompetenzzentrum Kultur- und Kreativwirtschaft des Bundes
The federal government's competence centre for the cultural and creative industries is a platform for all players in these fields, offering intermediation and orientation for small businesses and start-ups.
musicBwomen is the Berlin branch of the nationwide umbrella organisation Music Women Germany. In meetups, networking events and consultation, the initiative actively promotes the visibility of women in all fields of Berlin's music landscape.
Smart is a cooperative for freelancers who do not require a licence to practice. Its members receive support in the administration and management of their work.
Tamizdat is a non-profit organisation that promotes international mobility and cultural exchange for artists, assisting them with hurdles and problems posed by national borders and US visa policies.
touring artists is a portal where artists, creatives and cultural workers in Germany – and those who want to visit for work – can find comprehensive information on questions about international mobility.