Program Now Online

Program available online… Lot’s of good workshops and special activities….protecting studio spaces, new models for art spaces, worker co-op model for artists, research and statistics, educators meet-up, and more…

540 W 21st St.
New York, NY 10011

Wheelchair Accessible/On-Site Child Care (rsvp childcare closed, but a couple spots available for walk-ins)

Friday 6-9pm
Potluck +Open Mic + 2 Workshops + Special activities

Saturday 12-4pm
Tables + Workshops + Special Activities

Full Program >>

Coming October 18-19

Alternatives Fair October 18-19The Alternatives Fair aims to connect and make visible entities and projects that provide alternative economic models based on mutual aid, cooperation, and other non-exploitative and non-oppressive practices for sustaining the livelihood of artists, art workers, and other populations. It is the first step in answering the question, What Do We Do Now?

On October 18 + 19 we will come together for self-organized workshops, skill-shares, informal presentations, and information tables. Groups or individuals interested in participating please

Held in tandem with Performing Change


This fair is being self-organized by artists and activists from all disciplines. If you would like to participate please follow the link for more info. Direct request can also be emailed to
• Table Request Info
• Workshop, Skill-share, presentation proposal info
• Volunteers for the day of the event, set-up, registration, information email



Childcare will be provided, please see information under Registration: Childcare RSVP



What Do We Do Now? Arts & Labor Alternatives Fair Oct 18-19



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