Links

You already have an idea in mind but you're still searching for more specific info or potential partners? Here, we already give you some suggestions for interesting links. 

In general

www.vgc.be: discover the website of the Vlaamse Gemeenschapscommissie (VGC), the public body that supports and develops Dutch-language life in Brussels. It contains information about training courses, schools, well-being, culture and the organisation of leisure and recreational activities. Various types of financial support, the opening hours and the application for material from the Lending Service are only a handful of examples.

www.brusselbazaar.be: the website for young people in Brussels.

On an organisational level

Rental companies in and around Brussels that hire out equipment:

Uitleenloket VGC (equipment hire)
Axis one (audiovisual equipment)
Lites (camera and lighting)
TV connections (picture and sound)
Eye Lite (electrical equipment for film and TV productions)
Zinnema (equipment hire)
Image Office (photo equipment)
Sonim (television and audiovisual)
Fol sound & Vision (audiovisual)

Guidance and content-related support by organisations:

Beamblog (multimediale projecten)
Beeldenstorm
Graphoui (audiovisual production workshop and center for expression and creativity)
Sabam (Sabam collects, distributes, administers and manages all royalties)
www.bvergoed.be (equitable remuneration is the fee that must be paid for the public use of the music repertoire of performing artists and music producers)
Poppunt (the point of contact for musicians and DJs in Flanders)

Infrastructure:

de Nationale Locatie Site België (
Cultuurcentrum Brussel (the 22 community centres in Brussels)
Wiels (institution for contemporary art, venue hire)
Vzw toestand (reactivation of forgotten or abandoned buildings, terrains and (public) spaces)
Kunstwerk(t) (the point of contact for anyone actively involved in visual arts, though not on a professional basis. The website for one features an exhibition venues checklist)
www.repetitieruimtes.be (renting and hiring of rehearsal venues)

Subsidies:

www.vgc.be (the Vlaamse Gemeenschapscommissie website offers an overview of the various types of subsidies available)
www.amateurkunsten.be (the Forum voor Amateurkunsten publishes an online subsidy guide to help you track the various subsidy channels)
www.cjsm.vlaanderen.be (various project subsidies are also available at Flemish level)
www.kbs-frb.be (the King Baudouin Foundation supports projects and citizens that/who are committed to creating a better society)