• Emergency Lab coming to rescue of SMEs

    Three Hamburg-based companies recently took part in the free Emergency Lab #2 and developed strategies to overcome the corona crisis. The Cross Innovation Hub, which is part of Hamburg Kreativ Gesellschaft, had set up the Emergency Lab to help struggling SMEs find new, digital ways of remaining...

  • Music industry seeks new business ideas

    Music firms and founders in Hamburg and across Europe have until the deadline of July 13, 2020 to apply for the Music WorX accelerator for start-ups. The programme aims to boost the Hanseatic music industry and its innovative ecosystem to solidify Hamburg's position as a leading centre of music. Cre...

  • ADC Festival 2020 focuses on "Power of No"

    Seats in the Kampnagel cultural centre remained empty on May 14 and 15, 2020 in the wake of the corona crisis. Around 900 viewers instead gathered online to watch the digital Art Directors Club Festival 2020 live on Facebook held under the theme of "The Power of No - For a new Diversity of Thinking"...

  • Hamburg helps fund crowdfunding campaigns

    The Ministry of Culture and Media announced Friday (May 8, 2020) seven scholarships for the visual arts backed by the ZEIT-Stiftung and Gerd Bucerius, according to a press release. The scholarships of EUR 10,000 target professional visual artists. Applicants can apply analogously or online on www...

  • Strong growth in Hamburg's cultural and creative sectors

    More people now work in cultural and creative industries e.g. design, film and music industries, architecture, broadcasting and media press throughout the Hamburg Metropolitan Region