How starving artists live in NYC

“New York City has always been a mecca for creative people, but with the average cost to buy an apartment $1 million, artists could well be an endangered species.

“A recent study of 213 visual artists aged 62 and older found that the average income of these artists was $30,000 a year.”

Perfecting the Art of Frugal Living in NYC by Margot Adler NPR 6/18/08

Posted by: Tanya

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