The information portal www.touring-artists.info provides artists for both the performing arts and the visual arts comprehensive information on visas and residence, transport and customs, taxes, social and other insurances, and copyright related to cross-border mobility.
Furthermore a database gives answer to the question: Where can artists apply for funding and grants for international exchange programmes?
The website is addressed to artists living in Germany and working abroad for a limited time as well as to foreign artists who come to work in Germany temporarily.
touring artists is a joint project of IGBK and the International Theatre Institute (ITI) Germany. The touring artists helpdesk is a cooperation of IGBK and ITI together with SMartDe - Societe Mutuelle pour artistes. The project is supported by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media.