Published on the fifth anniversary of the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster, Artwash is an intervention into the unsavoury role of the Big Oil company’s sponsorship of the arts in Britain.
Documentation from Double Your Money, LADA's Catalyst supported initiative offering artists £1,000 and inviting them to turn it into (at least) £2,000 which would be split equally between the artist and LADA.
Examination of the artistic enterprises of the past decade that reclaim the use of lived time as a material in the creation of visual art.
Report from the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy.
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There are lots of guides for artists on how to earn a living from art or how to raise funds to support making it, but few which help us ask what the ethical implications are of the routes we choose. In this Study Room Guide, arts, social justice and environmental group Platform has selected some key texts that they think are useful in helping to position yourself ethically with regard to financing or supporting artistic practice through business or corporate sponsorship.