Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.) is a New York-based activist group that focuses on regulating the payment of artist fees by nonprofit art institutions, and establishing a sustainable model for best practices between cultural producers and the institutions that contract their labor.
We are currently working in partnership with Artists Space
to develop W.A.G.E. Certification
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This website was made possible with the generous support of Art Matters
Dan Fox invited eight artists and artist groups to reflect on their relationships to curators and curatorial discourse for Frieze Magazine. Contributions by Daniel Buren, Ed Atkins, Marc Camille Chaimowicz, Nick Mauss, Tom Nicholson, Paulina Olowska, Slavs and Tatars, and W.A.G.E.
We demand payment for making the world more interesting