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What do we fund?

The Capital Cultural Fund (HKF) funds cultural projects and events in practically all areas of the arts including inter- and transdisciplinary projects.

Funded projects should take place in Berlin and should demonstrate national and international relevance in one of the following areas: visual arts, performing arts, film, literature, media art, music, transdisciplinary arts, (contemporary) history.

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funded Projects

Visual arts
Stiftung Stadtmuseum Berlin

KREUZ WEG von Mia Florentine Weiss

Zum 100. Jahrestag des Friedensvertrags von Versailles transformiert Mia Florentine Weiss die Nikolaikirche in einen universellen Kreuzweg.

From 06.09.2019 - Museum Nikolaikirche

Film
Hilde von Stolz und Adolf Wohlbrück in "Maskerade" (1934) | © filmexil@synema.at
Frederik Lang

Wohlbrück - Walbrook

Er sei der schönste Mann des deutschen Films, war in den 1930er Jahren über den Schauspieler Adolf Wohlbrück (1896-1967) zu lesen...

From 01.07.2020 - Zeughauskino

Film
© Jan Grygoriew
bi'bak

Sinema Transtopia

bi'bak untersucht Kino als Diskursraum, als Ort des Austauschs und der Solidarität

From 03.09.2020 - SİNEMA TRANSTOPIA Haus der Statistik - Haus B

Crossdisciplinary
Bildstreifen zeigt ArbeiterInnen in einem Logistzentrum. Der Hintergrund ist verpixelt. | © CC BY 4.0 | Berliner Gazette
Berliner Gazette e.V.

SILENT WORKS

Exhibition, Conference + Texts Haus der Statistik, Nov 7-28 curated by Magdalena Taube & Krystian Woznicki

From 07.11.2020 - Haus der Statistik

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How does the application process work?

The Capital Cultural Fund funds numerous projects every year.
These projects can be presented on our website.

  1. 1. Project idea

    You have a project idea that fits the eligibility criteria for funding.

  2. 2. Application

    You can apply for funding for the following year by submitting the online form by the deadline (there are two deadlines per year).

  3. 3. Decision

    After the deadline has expired, a seven-member jury will discuss your application and make a recommendation to the Joint Committee for a final decision.

  4. 4. Notification

    Once a funding decision has been taken, you will be informed via a public announcement.

  5. 5. Commencement of your project

    Before you begin your project, please be sure to contact your project supervisor at the Senate Department for Culture and Europe to discuss how to proceed.

  6. 6. Upload your project

    After the funds have been pledged, you can upload, present, and announce your project on our website.

Contact

Office of the Capital Cultural Fund

c/o Senate Department for Culture and Europe

Júlia Gutiérrez Peris (Director)
Julia.GutierrezPeris@kultur.berlin.de

Jennifer Rüde
Jennifer.Ruede@kultur.berlin.de

Jessica Harmuth
Jessica.Harmuth@kultur.berlin.de

ONLY

8

days remaining

The next application deadline is
October 01. 2020!

Visual arts
Stiftung Stadtmuseum Berlin

KREUZ WEG von Mia Florentine Weiss

Zum 100. Jahrestag des Friedensvertrags von Versailles transformiert Mia Florentine Weiss die Nikolaikirche in einen universellen Kreuzweg.

From 06.09.2019 - Museum Nikolaikirche

1 / 10
Hilde von Stolz und Adolf Wohlbrück in "Maskerade" (1934) | © filmexil@synema.at
Film
Frederik Lang

Wohlbrück - Walbrook

Er sei der schönste Mann des deutschen Films, war in den 1930er Jahren über den Schauspieler Adolf Wohlbrück (1896-1967) zu lesen...

From 01.07.2020 - Zeughauskino

4 / 10
© Jan Grygoriew
Film
bi'bak

Sinema Transtopia

bi'bak untersucht Kino als Diskursraum, als Ort des Austauschs und der Solidarität

From 03.09.2020 - SİNEMA TRANSTOPIA Haus der Statistik - Haus B

5 / 10
Mask artwork by Damselfrau | © Damselfrau
Crossdisciplinary
Pictoplasma

Pictoplasma in Isolation

The first ever, fully digital Pictoplasma in Isolation awaits character pioneers and creatives for a celebration of character design & art.

From 18.09.2020 -

6 / 10
„Studierende vor Bildschirmen“ (1954), Houston, USA, Rübelt-Negativarchiv | © Österreichische Nationalbibliothek
Performing arts
Marie Schleef

Name Her. Eine Suche nach den Frauen+

Long Durational Perfomance. Inszenierung Marie Schleef | von und mit Anne Tismer

From 25.09.2020 - Ballhaus Ost

7 / 10
Bildstreifen zeigt ArbeiterInnen in einem Logistzentrum. Der Hintergrund ist verpixelt. | © CC BY 4.0 | Berliner Gazette
Crossdisciplinary
Berliner Gazette e.V.

SILENT WORKS

Exhibition, Conference + Texts Haus der Statistik, Nov 7-28 curated by Magdalena Taube & Krystian Woznicki

From 07.11.2020 - Haus der Statistik

9 / 10
Anniversary 2020

20 years of Capital Cultural Fund in figures

49

jury members
at least
€225 million

funding
7

curators
approx.
2568

funded projects