Tag: Artist

Basic income for artists: Minster for Culture Catherine Martin called the idea an exciting proposal that has been the subject of positive commentary both nationally and internationally. Photograph: Ros Kavanagh

Three-Year basic income pilot for artists could start in Ireland in January 2022

Government to develop three-year trial of full scheme for artists that would cost €27.4m a year By: Deirdre Falvey …

Artist Casey Marquez works on some of her drawings in her home in San Francisco. Marquez is one of the recipients of San Francisco’s guaranteed income pilot program for artists.
Photo: Carlos Avila Gonzalez, The Chronicle

San Francisco’s basic income pilot for artists has been expanded to provide $1000 a month for 18 months to 180 artists thanks to Jack Dorsey

A $3.46 million gift from #StartSmall, a charity created by the Twitter and Square CEO, funds the expansion. By: …

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San Francisco to Launch a Basic Income Pilot for Artists

San Francisco is launching a Basic Income Pilot for Artists to provide up to 130 artists with $1,000 a …


As an artist, a Basic Income would transform my life

Scottish artist Jenny Lupton details the difficulties she finds trying to sustain a living through her art and passion, …