Documentation:

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Documentation of the seminar: http://transformativeartproduction.net/documentation/

Publications and Articles:

Marina Vishmidt, “Mimesis of the Hardened and Alienated”: Social Practice as Business Model, http://www.e-flux.com/journal/“mimesis-of-the-hardened-and-alienated”-social-practice-as-business-model

Marina Vishmidt, Anti-Work, Anti-Art: The Paradoxes of Radical Proximity, http://www.openspace-zkp.org/2013/en/journal.php?j=4&t=25

Minna L. Henriksson, Erik Krikortz and Airi Triisberg (Eds.), Art Workers – Material Conditions and Labour Struggles in Contemporary Art Practice, Berlin / Helsinki / Stockholm / Tallinn, 2015
http://www.art-workers.org/download/ArtWorkers.pdf
http://www.art-workers.org

Gregory Sholette, Dark Matter: Art and Politics in the Age of Enterprise Culture, Pluto Press, 2010
http://www.darkmatterarchives.net/
http://www.gregorysholette.com

W.A.G.E., “Online Digital Artwork and the Status of the “Based-In” Artist”e-flux journal 56thVenice Biennale, 2015
http://supercommunity.e-flux.com/texts/online-digital-artwork-and-the-status-of-the-based-in-artist/

Kuba Szreder, “How to Radicalize a Mouse? Notes on Radical Opportunism” in: Mobile Autonomy. Organizing Ourselves As Artists Today (ed. Pascal Gielen) Amsterdam: Valiz 2015, szreder_notes_on_radical_opportunism.pdf

Michał Kozłowski, Agnieszka Kurant, Jan Sowa, Krystian Szadkowski and Jakub Szreder (Eds.), Joy Forever: The Political Economy of Social Creativity, Free/Slow University of Warsaw, Bęc Zmiana Foundation, University of Warsaw, 2014
http://mayflybooks.org/?page_id=107
http://mayflybooks.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/9781906948191-web.pd

The Art Factory (ed. by Michał Kozłowski, Jan Sowa, Kuba Szreder), An excerpt from
a report by the Free/Slow University of Warsaw, 2014
The_Art_Factory_Report_by_FSUW.pdf
http://issuu.com/beczmiana/docs/the_art_factory

Nottingham Contemporary: To celebrate May Day, groups share their campaigns for better working conditions in the arts, in the UK and the US. With Precarious Workers Brigade, W.A.G.E and Intern Labour Rights.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=2774&v=gZx4mnvMy3E

Carrotworkers Collective, Free Labour, Enforced Education and Precarity: an initial reflection, 2009
https://carrotworkers.wordpress.com/on-free-labour/

Corina L. Apostol, Brett Alton Bloom and Vladan Jeremić (Eds.), ArtLeaks Gazette No.3, 2015
http://issuu.com/vladanrena/docs/artleaks_gazette_3
Corina L. Apostol, Vladan Jeremic, Raluca Voinea (Eds.), ArtLeaks Gazette No.2, 2014
http://issuu.com/vladanrena/docs/al-gazette_2_press
Corina L. Apostol, David Riff, Dmitry Vilensky, Vlad Morariu, Vladan Jeremic (Eds.), ArtLeaks Gazette No.1, 2013
http://issuu.com/vladanrena/docs/al-gazette

ArtLeaks Reading List:
http://art-leaks.org/bibliography/

Julieta Aranda, Brian Kuan Wood, Anton Vidokle (Eds.), Are You Working Too Much? Post-Fordism, Precarity, and the Labor of Art, e-flux journal, 2011
http://www.sternberg-press.com/?pageId=1309
http://www.e-flux.com/books/are-you-working-too-much/

Marko Kostanić (Ed.), “Artistic Labor in the Age of Austerity”, Frakcija no. 60 – 61, Zagreb 2012
http://www.cdu.hr/frakcija/shop/description.php?br=60%20-%2061

Vesna Vukovic & Una Bauer, (Eds.), Art&Money, Frakcija no. 68/69, Zagreb 2014
http://www.eurozine.com/journals/frakcija/issue/2015-02-25.html

Precarious Workers Brigade, texts 2011-2015
http://precariousworkersbrigade.tumblr.com/texts

Tatiana Bazzichelli & Geoff Cox (Eds.), Disrupting Business. Art & Activism in Times of Financial Crisis, Autonomedia, NY, 2013
https://www.dropbox.com/s/c7mdx1urusonboc/DB05_Disrupting_Business.pdf

10 working points for artists in new divisions of labor, 10 working Trondheim
http://divisions.no/node/2http://divisions.no/workingdays

Haben und Brauchen, To have and to need, Manifesto, Berlin 2012
http://www.habenundbrauchen.de/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/HB_web_english_neu.pdf

Anthony Iles & Marina Vishmidt, Make Whichever You Find Work, Variant issue 41, 2013
http://www.variant.org.uk/41texts/ilesvishmidt41.html

Jonatan Habib Engqvist, Annika Enqvist, Michele Masucci, Lisa Rosendahl, Cecilia Widenheim (Eds.), Work, Work, Work
A Reader on Art and Labour, Sternberg Press and Iaspis, Berlin, 2012

Temporary Services, Art Work: A National Conversation About Art, Labor, and Economics, Half Letter Press, Chicago 2009
http://www.artandwork.us/i/art_work_web.pdf

Global Ultra Luxury Faction (G.U.L.F.), On direct action: an address to cultural workers
http://supercommunity.e-flux.com/texts/on-direct-action-an-address-to-cultural-workers/

Andrew Ross for Gulf Labor coalition, The Gulf: High Culture/ Hard Labor, OR Books New York and London, 2015

Julia Bryan-Wilson, Art Workers. Radical Practice in the Vietnam War Era, University of California Press, 2009, excerpt:
http://www.darkmatterarchives.net/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/Bryan-Wilson-Art-Workers-excerpt.pdf

 

Websites and Platforms:

Gulf Labor Artist Coalition, Who’s Building the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi?
A coalition of international artists working to ensure that migrant worker rights are protected during the construction of museums on Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi.
http://gulflabor.org/

Occupy Museums calls out economic and social injustice propagated by institutions of art and culture.
http://occupymuseums.org

What is a work of art in the age of $120,000 art degrees?
http://bfamfaphd.com/

ArtLeaks is a collective platform initiated by an international group of artists, curators, art historians and intellectuals in response to the abuse of their professional integrity and the open infraction of their labor rights. It’s time to break the silence! http://art-leaks.org

The RE-ALIGNED Project looks into conditions, agencies and subjectivities provoking a new alignment of art, thought and politics in the 21st century. http://www.re-aligned.net

New York-based activist organization focused on regulating the payment of artist fees by nonprofit art institutions, and establishing a sustainable labor relation between artists and the institutions that subcontract their labor. http://wageforwork.com

The Artist as Debtor Conference, New York http://artanddebt.org

Recently formed advocacy groups that fosters research and discussions about the role of small-scale arts organizations in New York City, London and L.A.  http://commonpracticeny.org http://www.commonpractice.org.uk http://commonpracticela.org

Chto Delat Journal, http://chtodelat.org