INVERSE PROPORTION – ART AS (NOT) LABOR CONCERNS UNPAID ARTISTS’ LABOR.

THIS PROJECT IS DEDICATED TO RECORDING

art fabrication, installation & deinstallation, gallery sitting, rehearsals, meetings, etc.

materials, studio rent, exhibition documentation, travel, shipping, service fee, etc.

grants, awards, stipend, honorarium, artwork sales, etc

first-person perspective videos

FOR A PIECE, PROJECT, OR EXHIBITION, FROM 50 CHICAGO ARTISTS WHO HAVE EXHIBITIONS AND PUBLIC EVENTS IN 2022-23.

Behind-the-scenes from Sunday Sprays (2022)

Work Hours: Approx. 8h
Expense: $43
Income: $0

More Information about this project:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/rodosaw/albums/72177720295706968

Making of Provisions: Labor and Luxury (2022)

Work Hours: Approx. 40h in 2 weeks
Expense: Approx. $610
Income: Aprrox. $850

More Information about this project:

Millicentkennedy.com https://www.charlesallis.org

Behind-the-scenes from Celeste: Preparation for Live Performance at ACRE Residency (2022)

Work Hours: Approx. 3.5h
Expense: $750 
Income: 0

More Information about this project: http://www.ale-campos.com/

Behind-the-scenes from Layer, Mark, Repeat  (2022)

The pieces in the show:  “Untitled” and others

Work Hours: Approx. 91h.
Expense: $800
Income: $0

More Information about this project: www.amatayastudio.com

Behind-the-scenes from Simulated Rainbow (2022)

The Pieces in the show: Kiki’s Room (fabric installation), One Man’s Utopia is Another’s Dystopia (knit installation), May the Flowers You Sew Grow

Work Hours: Approx. 354h (March 2022- March 2022) 
Expense: $989.46
Income: $1,000 (stipend)

More Information about this project: https://eseosaedebiri.com 

https://www.instagram.com/reel/Cdy3qPpFJbR/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link

Lynn Basa making Hero Worship for Mu Gallery exhibition, July 2022

Work Hours: 6h + hours of research and experimentation
Expense: $50 + expense from research, experimentation and other
Income: $250 (art sale: sold at $500)

More Information about this project: http://www.lynnbasa.com/

Behind-the-scenes from (TBA) (2022)

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Behind-the-scenes from (TBA) (2021-2022) 

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Behind-the-scenes from A Night Visible to the Naked Eye육안으로 보이는 밤 (2019-2022) 

Work Hours: Approx. 320h (2019-2022)
Expense: $6,222 + studio rent, software subscriptions, etc
Income: $2060 ($2010 grant + $50 20% 0f sales)

More information about this project: https://avisiblenight.com/

Behind-the-scenes from TBA (2022)

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Behind-the-scenes from (2022)

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“Wall painting & fixing for filming” Behind-the-scenes from Temporal Chest Hair (2022)

Work Hours: Approx. 136h
Expense: Aprrox. $700
Income: $1666.50 (fund)

More Information about this project: https://sung-jae-lee.com/Temporal- Chest-Hair

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Behind-the-scenes from Asking for the Moon

Work Hours: Approx. 80h.
Expense: $725
Income: $725 (galley reimbursement)

More Information about this project: http://breanna-studio.github.io/

Behind-the-scenes from Stairway to Nowhere (2022)

Work Hours: Approx. 126h
Expense: $325 + (meals, utilities, rent)
Income: $2000 (commission fee)

More Information about this project: http://www.bthomasart.com/

Behind-the-scenes from After (2022)

Work Hours: Approx. 850h (20––2022)
Expense: Approx. $2720
Income: N/A

More Information about this project: http://bryanabibbs.com/

Behind-the-scenes from the body of work of Uninhibited: People of The Earth at Crossings (2022)

The pieces in the show:  “مُثنيات Muthanayat: Mirrored folds of the same self,” “Lithostatic #1,” ” Lithostatic #2,” “الغير مقيدون: أهل الأرض  Uninhibited: People of the earth (video)” and others

Work Hours: Approx. 230h
Expense: $2,895
Income: $1,500 (grant)

More Information about this project: https://www.farahsalem.com/upcoming-events-1/2022/4/15/chicago-artist-coalition-crossings

Behind-the-scenes from  Timely Sanctification (2022)

The pieces in the show: Nostos and Algos (Two Nuns), Oranges on the Seder Plate, Karpas, Beitzah, and others

Work Hours: Approx. 185h (July 2021-April 2022)
Expense: $1,800
Income: $75 (material reimbursement)

More information about this project: https://www.chalfinpiney.com/

COST OF WORK

Work Hours x $/h

+ Expenses $

- Income $

= Total cost of your project, exhibition, or event $