About Bygning 5 - Nicolai
A HOUSE FOR PEOPLE WITH GREAT IDEAS
Building 5 is a Culture House in the center of Kolding, located in the Nicolai Complex, providing a space for cultural actors, creative initiatives, workshops as well as counseling in these areas. The House is intended for people between 17-35 years.
The house is open on weekdays from 9AM to 10PM. If you need help, come visit us during office hours
To get access to the work spaces outside opening hours, contact Tommy Skouboe and get registered as a user.
When you are registered, you can book a room
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In Bygning 5 there's a whole world of activities. Not only can you learn to use the different creative spaces. You can also participate in the many workshops we offer. Follow our activities on FACEBOOK
If you have a good idea for a project or a workshop, scroll down to read more about TURBOPULJEN and learn if your project can recieve funding.
Room 1ABOOK a project based seat in our office space if you have a project you need to execute. Everyone who uses the office come from different cultural backgrounds so you can be shure to get new points of view on your project.
Kreative Hænder - TEXTILE WORKSHOP
Our textile workshop is managed by the association Kreative Hænder who has great experience with many different types of textile projects. As a member you can use their machines, participate in theme-nights and workshops, contribute with inspiration and not least get inspired. The workshop is open on tuesdays and thursdays fra 10-15 and wednesdays from 16-21.
Show up, bring your ideas and help shaping an assosiation with textiles as focal point.
TV & Photo Studio
The room is in constant transition and it's the perfect playground for your visual projects.
You can take pictures and record video and we provide the proper lighting.
It's also possible to establish a minor stage for talks, poetry, mini concerts etc.
To use the foto studio you need an introduction course with Thomas Sørensen. After the introduction you can BOOK the studio.
Conference- and project room
BOOK this room for meetings, workshops or something else.
Meeting room with a table for 18 people
- It's possible to borrow a projektor
- 2 big desks
- Large format printer
- Cutting machines and cutting equipment
In Maker Space you have access to several machines such as laser cutter, 3D printer, heat press etc. You'll need to get a "driver's license" for each machine to use them on your own. Contact Alex to schedule a lesson.
Once you've learned to manage the machines, you can BOOK Maker Space for your projects.
Let the creativity loose in the art studio. Just bring your own materials or use the basic tools already available such as easels and materials for serigraphy.
The room has several desks available for individual BOOKING.
So if you need a place to paint, this might be the place for you.
The studio is also used for different creative workshops.
Room 2C and Room 3B
The school teaches theater, musical and singing several times a week. If this interests you, please contact the theater school.
These rooms are reserved for the theater school and therefore cannot be booked for other purposes.
Cozy events, afternoon café and small meetings that don't require a traditional set-up. The room is placed under the roof in the building and has slanted walls and an incredible view over down town Kolding. All this creates a wonderfull Berlin-vibe in the middle of the city. BOOK
DO YOU HAVE A GREAT IDEA FOR A PROJECT WITHIN VOLUNTEERING AND DIVERSITY?
Turbopuljen is aimed at project makers, who want to plan and execute a project that operates within a framework of voluntariness and diversity. Turbopuljen is a practice field or laboratory for young, enterprising culture creators who want to make their own experiences in thinking, developing and shaping events for and with other young people. The aim of turbopuljen is to support and accommodate all incoming applications.
BOOK A MEETING and present your project
You can fx. apply for turbo puljen to do workshops, concerts, events, lectures and to some extend also to cover the expenses to materials used in connection with the above. You can also apply for salary expenses to have someone facilitate a workshop.
You have to be between 15-35 years old and live in Kolding. Your project has to be inclusive og reach out to other young people. Turbo puljen is aimed at the young project maker, who wants to plan and excecute a project. A project that operates within a framework of active participation and diversity.
You can apply for up to 5000 kr.
There are two ways to apply for turbo puljen: 1: Stop by, pitch your idea and together we can develop the idea. Or 2: Send us an application describing your idea for an event or culture project and what expenses you want turbo puljen to cover. (Remember to include a budget when sending your application).
We strive to provide a response to your application within one working week
Turbo puljen can not cover your own salary expenses. We need to receive a budget before approving your application. No receipts for agreed expenses = no support from turbo puljen. Your project must reach out widely and be publicly available. You can not apply, if you are a company, have a cvr. number or is imployed by Kolding Kommune.
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9AM to 10PM