WAGE

Press

 
Translation into Chinese of W.A.G.E.'s An Open Letter to 'Artist'

United Motion, November 2016

 

How to Fix the Art World

ARTnews, November 2016

 
Sign on the Dotted Line: W.A.G.E.'s open letter to the New Museum
Frieze Magazine, June 2016
 
W.A.G.E. Writes Open Letter to the New Museum
Artforum.com, May 2016
 
W.A.G.E. Issues Open Letter to New Museum About the Institution's Planned Expansion
ARTnews, May 2016
 
W.A.G.E. Calls for New Museum to Fully Compensate Artists
Hyperallergic, May 2016
 
Artists of the World Unite
In These Times, January 2016
 
Is 'Free' Best for All? 
KMUW NPR Wichita, October 2015
 
Artists for Artists' Sake
Temporary Art Review, October 2015
 
Precarious Labor for Art's Sake
Widewalls, October 2015
 
Arts Organizers Convene to Confront Their Own Privilege
Hyperallergic, September 2015
 
Performers tell museums to get their act together on fees
The Art Newspaper, September 2015
 
Mulighetene i ytterkantene
ArtSceneTrondheim, September 2015
 
Finally, a Forum on Resale Royalties Brings Artists into the Conversation
Hyperallergic, July 2015
 

Photo District News, July 2015

 

Help Desk: Support for Artists

Daily Serving, May 2015

 

In Conversation with Abigail Levine

Movement Research, May 2015

 

DiverseWorks Signs Up for Fair Pay to Artists
Glasstire, May 2015
 
Nedir Bu Sanatçı Ücreti?
SALT blog, April 2015
 
Creative Accounting
Frieze, April 2015
 
WAGE RAGE
Art Monthly, April 2015
 
In and Out of Art and Work: On the W.A.G.E. Certificate
Mute, March 2015
 
The Work of Artists Is Not Play
Daily Kos, January 2015
 
Artists Fight for Fair Pay
The Art Newspaper, January 2015
 
Paying Artists, from MoMA to Momenta Art
In Terms Of, January 2015
 
Why Do We Expect Artists to Work for Free? Here's How We Can Change the System
Creative Time Reports, December 2014
 
What Does A Living Wage Mean In New York?
Brooklyn Magazine, December 2014
 
Artists! Get paid to do what you love
Glasstire, November 2014
 

Certification Policy Background

Multitudes No. 57 - Valuations , November 2014

 

How Much Will Artists Be Paid Under the New W.A.G.E. Certification Program?

Hyperallergic, October 2014

 

W.A.G.E. Launches W.A.G.E. Certification—an important step forward in the fight for fair compensation in the arts
Another Righteous Transfer, October 2014
 
People Should Get Paid for Their Work
The Great God Pan is Dead, October 2014
 
Con Wage adesso gli artisti si pagano
Italian Financial Times, October 2014
 

W.A.G.E. come cambia il sistema di remunerazione degli artisti contemporanei nei musei, a partire dagli Usa

Italian Financial Times, October 2014

 
On Devaluing Creative Work in the United States
Artvocates, October 2014
 
Who Pays Artists?
Bad At Sports, October 2014
 
The Wage is Too Damn Low
SVA Continuing Education, October 2014
 
W.A.G.E. Against the Machine: Art and the Business of Gettin' Paid
KQED Arts, October 2014
 
Langweilig aber wichtig: Wie viel Geld wofür?
artmagazine, October 2014
 
Artists: Quit giving away your work for free 
Minneapolis Star Tribune, October 2014
 
W.A.G.E. Certification Sets Standards for Compensation of Artistic Labor
Artforum, October 2014
 
W.A.G.E. Establishes Minimum Payment Policies for Artists
ArtFCity, October 2014
 
Part V: A page on W.A.G.E. (valued at approx. $93.75)
Runway, September 2014
 
Whose Terms? A Glossary for Social Practice: CONSCIOUSNESS
New Museum Blog, September 2014
 
Why Art Doesn't Pay
ArtFCity, April 2014
 
ACTIONS! And Other Art Worker Tales
CULTUREBOT, November 2013
 
Instead of Exploiting Artists, Pay Them
The New York Times, November 2013
 
Artists Not Alone in Steep Climb to the Top
CreateEquity, October 2013
 
How Are Artists Getting Paid?
Hyperallergic, July 2013
 
Standard Deviation
Art Practical, April 2013
 

Art Workers Council Frankfurt/M (AWC FFM) interviews W.A.G.E.

April 2013

 

Being Curated

Frieze, April 2013

 

Principles of W.A.G.E. Certification

The Brooklyn Rail, February 2013
 
W.A.G.E. opent aanval op Documenta
Kunstbeeld, February 2013
 
W.A.G.E. Criticizes Documenta 13 Curator Over Unpaid Artists
Culturebot, February 2013
 
W.A.G.E. Calls Out Documenta for Not Paying Artists
Hyperallergic, February 2013
 
W.A.G.E. Mocks Documenta Curator Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev For Use of Free Labor
Art Fag City, February 2013
 
W.A.G.E. Releases New Video Ridiculing Documenta 13 for Not Paying Exhibiting Artists
ArtInfo, February 2013
 
A Fight to the Death for Arts Funding?
Art Works, February 2013
 
What Next?
Frieze, January 2013
 
Insider/Resource
Sculpture Magazine, November 2012
 
Show Me the Money: Context – Artists
SFMOMA blog, October 2012
 
Show Me the Money: Context – The Big Picture
SFMOMA blog, September 2012
 
Artists' fees: "The cost of labour must be paid for."
ChrisFremantle.org, September 2012
 
The Value Of Our (Collective) Work
Excerpt From Incredisensual Panty Raid Laff Along 2012, June 2012
 
Biting The Hand That Feeds You: Artists working for a greater arts economy
Revolt Magazine, Volume 1 Issue No. 2, May 2012
 
Survey Shows Less Than 50% of Professional Artists Get Paid  
Care2, May 2012
 
Pie in the Sky When You Die: Art, Money and Myth
Hyperallergic, April 2012
 
Getting Paid for Art Not Easy
The Billfold, April 2012
 
Economic relationships between artists and insititutions
Market Project, April 2012
 
Why Are (Most) Artists (So Fucking) Poor?
Hyperallergic, April 2012
 
On the Crazy-as-Kim-Jong-Il Economics of the Art World – part two
Art at Bay, April 2012
 
New Data Reveals Artists Aren't Gettin' Paid
Hyperallergic, April 2012
 

Advocacy Group W.A.G.E. on What Its First Survey Tells Us About How Artists Are Treated in NYC

Artinfo, April 2012

 

We Don't Talk About Money Here
MoCA/CamLab, March 2012
 
Are San Diego artists exploited? A look at the local arts economy
San Diego City Beat, March 2012
 

W.A.G.E. Searches for a Fair System to Pay Artists, Artists Space to Be Test Case

Hyperallergic, January 2012
 

500 words: W.A.G.E.

Artforum.com, November 2011

 

Occupy Art World
in terms of, October 2011
 

Working Artists in the Greater Economy

Labor Journal #1, September 2011

 
A Critic Ponders The End of Normal and The Future of Art
ArtReview, June 2011
 
Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.): The Economy of Trickery, or Crashing the Ship of Fools 
DIS Magazine, May 2011
 

Likes late-capitalist endgames, hates artists...

Possible Press, Volume 2, Issue 2, May 2011

 

Labor Movement: Nato Thompson interviews W.A.G.E.

Artforum International, March 2011

 

W.A.G.E. speeches 

Taipei Biennial 2010, organized by Tirdad Zolghadr, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan, September 2010

 

WHITNEY WATCH

Artnet.com, February 2010
 
Tirdad Zolghadr's Top 10
Artforum International, January 2010
 

W.A.G.E. Open Letter

Temporary Services' Art Work: A National Conversation About Art, Labor & Economics, November 2009
 
We demand payment for making the world more interesting
UrbanHonking.com, September 2009
 
ARTconomy
zingmagazine, July 2009
 
No Soul For Sale: A Festival Of Independents
Art in America, June 2009
 
Art's Near Future
Artnet Magazine, June 2009
 
Restoring the 'Eek' to Eking Out a Living
The New York Times, June 2009
  

Internal Necessity: A Reader Tracing the Inner Logics of the Contemporary Art Field

Sternberg Press, June 2009

 

W.A.G.E. FOR WORK

HART INTERNATIONAL, #53, June 2009

 

Artists: Diversify your hustle!

TimeOut New York, May 2009

 

W.A.G.E. Against the Machine

Art 21 Magazine, April 2009

 

 

W.A.G.E. rage inside 'Democracy in America'
JamesWagner.com, October 2008