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Fiscal Sponsorship and why you might want it…

or not, keep in mind that you will have to make the decisions that are right for you and your project. Having said that, I can’t think of any good reasons not to work with a fiscal sponsor. 337/365: The Big Money, originally uploaded by DavidDMuir. Fiscal Sponsors – also called fiscal agent, umbrella organization, fiscal conduit, non-profit sponsor – offer a variety of benefits for artists, including allowing tax deductable donations to the project from individuals and corporations, and allow the artist to apply…

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The “F” Word

Yeh. I’m talking about it – funding. Always the elephant in the room no matter what kind of work you are doing. For people working on temporary or ephemeral public art it can be particularly tricky. Money!, originally uploaded by Tracy O. Not everyone can be funded be Creative Time or get a Creative Capital grant (as amazing as those two resources are). The work doesn’t fall under the purview of percent for the art and can be tricky to explain to granting organizations- it’s…

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