Let's Talk About the Money #artsfunding #illshowyoumine
Kicked off by a blog post from Bryony Kimmings, the last week has seen a number of artists and organisations tackling the topic of money in the arts. From artists’ earnings to relationships with venues, touring practice, company pay policies and visions of the future, there’s a lot to cover.
We’ve rounded up some of the blogs and comment we’ve seen. If you have more please let us know and we’ll add them to the list.
Bryony Kimmings: You Show Me Yours…
Andy Field (Forest Fringe): Two Ideas Towards Transparency
Matt Adams of Blast Theory: Cash Money
Dan Eastmond of The Firestation: On Money, Haggling & Beaches
Marcus Romer of Pilot Theatre: A list of things that I have worked out that are important to consider for the Arts
Alan Lane of Slung Low: Transparency, money and being the theatre company we want to be
Susan Jones of a-n’s Art Party Provocation: A Feast for Sore Eyes
Added on 29 November 2013
David Jubb from BAC on how they work with artists
Xenia Pestova: Who Feeds the Artist
Elly Clarke: Why Mention Money When We're Looking at Art
Filskit Theatre on A Younger Theatre: Can you Afford to be an Artist?
Anna Beecher on a Younger Theatre: I'll Show You Mine
Maddy Costa: Money and Time and Time and Money
Leo Burtin: Growing Up: An Offer
A Storify roundup of #illshowyoumine posts from Jason Crouch
Paul Meshejian: A Life in Theate (a US take on money in theatre)
And a follow up post by Bryony: Massive and Mighty!!
Amelia Bird on A Younger Theatre: I'll Show you Mine
Added on 4 March 2014
Gillie Kleiman: Above and Below
Added on 11 June 2014
Chris Swain: Response to How long can we go on?
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