Eleven workspaces for literature in Berlin-Mitte to be awarded for long-term use

It is no longer possible to apply!

Kultur Räume Berlin, represented by Kulturraum Berlin gGmbH, awards subsidised spaces for the artistic work of Berlin’s independent art scene as part of the Workspace Programme (ARP). The Workspace Programme is a funding instrument for providing and securing spaces for art and cultural activities in the state of Berlin.

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LEI54 Fassade © Kulturraum Berlin gGmbH



© Kulturraum Berlin gGmbH

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We are currently allocating eleven long-term subsidised workspaces for the literature sector at Leipziger Str. 54, 10117 Berlin. The expected start of the lease is 1 April 2024 and the spaces will be allocated for a maximum period of four years.

Applications are open to professional freelance authors, literary translators, editors, author groups and collectives as well as independent publishing projects. Applicants must have their first place of residence in Berlin.

The 11 spaces, which are located on the 2nd floor, are partly allocated with associated storage space. There is a lift in the building, but it only goes up to the 1st floor.

The room sizes are between 16 and 42 m².

The rent is subsidised as part of the Workspace Programme of the Senate Department for Culture and Social Cohesion and is €5/m² warm per month.

Viewing appointment

We offer a viewing appointment on 9.01.2024 at 5 pm on site. Registration in the web portal is required.

Application deadline

14.01.2024 at 11:59 pm

Only applications received via the web portal can be considered.