Molly Crabapple
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Kafka on Kickstarter: Crowdsourcing, Capitalism and Art
31 Mar 2013 // 6:30 PM

From the Kickstarter-fuelled resurrection of Veronica Mars to Amanda Palmer's 'art of asking', the influence of crowdsourcing is impossible to ignore. Can it provide a new perspective on the relationship between art and money?

We're All Don Quixote Now: The Betrayal of Tomorrow's Artists
24 Sep 2012 // 6:15 PM

There are those who hate art, hate youth, and hate the poor. As the Occupy movement marks its one year anniversary, its protests have highlighted how a global recession is being used by to beat the creative dreams out of a betrayed generation.

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Fave Five: Alpine

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"Australian sextet Alpine's newest album is a fantastic expansion of their joyous pop sound, but two members give us five records apiece that helped define their unique musical identities.

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