29. Oktober 2020
Since 2016 the creative industry consultancy of KREATIV KULTUR BERLIN has been touring the city. On our "external consulting days" we offer free-of-charge advise in your area. Several times a year you can find us in different neighborhoods of Berlin: On October 29th we will be guests of the Gaswerksiedlung in the district of Lichtenberg ― live and in colour for you on the spot!
NEWS: Dear Gaswerk people, this was fast ― we're fully booked only one day after the announcement!
Interested parties can be placed on a waiting list via this E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please leave a short message with your contact dates. We'll come back to you with further information and questions (regarding your field of work and need for advise).
Furthermore: It is always possible to book a regular appointment for a telephone consultation with us. Simply select "Individuelle Orientierungsberatung" here.
Stay healthy! Melanie & Mareike
Get your business ideas or existing business models checked in a personal meeting. Melanie and Mareike will go through every subject you come up with, may it be marketing issues, economic development or other topics regarding your creative product or service. They will fix you up with suitable support offers, networks, contact points and funding opportunities. The aim of the consultation is to define with you next steps to advance your creative independence.
In addition, Kreativ Kultur Berlin provides up-to-date information on support options in the context of the Corona crisis and answers questions about the emergency aid programs of the State of Berlin and the federal government. An overview of Corona Aids and further assistance can be found on our portal Creative City Berlin.
Everyone who is self-employed or a freelancer in the creative industry in Berlin is welcome to join. This includes start-up projects as well as existing companies. First priority to "Gaswerkers"!
Gaswerksiedlung is located a 3 km tram or bike ride away from Ostkreuz ― between Sisyphos and Funkhaus Nalepastrasse, next door to the power station Heizkraftwerk Klingenberg. Once it has been a worker’s settlement. But two years ago, it turned into a studio house and platform for all kinds of creative activities. A growing international community of about 400 "Gaswerkers" is working here. Gaswerksiedlung provides band rooms and recording studios, ateliers for artists, designers, architects, filmmakers, and also holds carpenter and weaving workshops. A café and cantine offers food and beverages and functions as an event space for art exhibitions, music sessions and more. The garden is home to numerous parties and welcoming to dedicated urban gardeners. Sometimes even a flock of sheep is grazing behind Gaswerksiedlung …
→ Meeting spot: Café „Zum breiten Johannes“ | Blockdammweg 1 ― on the corner of Köpenicker Chaussee | Info & Directions: here | from there we will guide you to a more quiet space near by
Thursday, 29.10.2020 | 10.00-17.00
The consultation takes one hour and is available in German and English.
Registration in advance is mandatory via this link!
Due to the current situation a reference to the hygiene rules: 1.5 m distance, please wash your hands after arrival, disinfectant is available, do not forget your mask.
Melanie Seifart and/or Mareike Lemme ― We are looking forward to meeting you!
The consulting day takes place on the initiative of the Office for Economic Development (Büro für Wirtschaftsförderung) / Lichtenberg District Office of Berlin and with the friendly support of Gaswerksiedlung Berlin GmbH.