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Artist Studio Affordability Project

Artist Studios Today, Compared to Artist Studios in the 1980s

by Corinna Kirsch on July 2, 2015
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From 1983: “The artist continues to be priced out of his or her home and is forced to move on.” Decades later, artists’ rental situations remain precarious.

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The Rent Event of the Year Is Happening Tonight

by Whitney Kimball on May 5, 2014
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Start making a sign! Tonight, the Rent Guidelines Board votes on an increase for rent-regulated apartments, and this meeting is gonna be packed.

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An In-Depth Discussion on How Artists Can Save Studios in NYC

by Whitney Kimball on April 1, 2014
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Six months after nearly a hundred artists were forced to leave their studios in Industry City, a panel convened to talk about what artists can do to stay in the city. We heard from representatives in city planning, city government, rent reform initiatives, and beleaguered artists.

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