Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Noises off: Can starving artists survive lean times? (via guardian.co.uk)

"If there's one image of people who work in the arts that sticks, it's that of the 'starving artist'. It would be lovely if this image were just a myth. However, the persistent lack of funding for the arts, even during less harsh economic times, means that many artists, even those who are quite successful, often struggle to make ends meet." Read further: Noises off: Can starving artists survive lean times? | Chris Wilkinson | guardian.co.uk