Category Archives: Earning a Living

Our Work is Never Over

Zachary McCune is a digital artist and scholar focusing on issues of culture and cultural production. From ice hockey to Myst, and from documentary production to interactive media design, Zack lives at the intersections between media culture, production, and society. Zack caught us at the Transmediale festival and produced this short video interview with me […]
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An Interview with Patrizia about Crowdfunding “The Future of Art” (deutsch)

Alexa Gröner from Fundraising 2.0 interviewed Patrizia (in German) at our station in the Open Zone at Transmediale about our project The Future of Art. Tweet Alexa Gröner from Fundraising 2.0 interviewed Patrizia (in German) at our station in the Open Zone at Transmediale about our project The Future of Art. Tweet
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Future of Art Handbills

Our station at Transmediale has a ceiling full of bank notes! The notes are actually Future of Art Handbills. They describe and spread the word about our crowdfunding process. If you want to support the creative process donate using paypal or flattr, if you´re a creator apply for the micro-grant. Applications are coming in already. […]
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Eating Our Own Dog Food

Eating your own dog food is when a company uses the products that it makes. Given our recent reflections on the success of the Future of Money project, we realize we need a fundraising goal for the Future of Art project too. We hope by declaring a concrete goal we’ll give a focus to our […]
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The Future of The Future of Money

As the director and editor of The Future of Money, my intention when conducting and editing the interviews was to get people passionate. I always try to look for the transcendent and ecstatic moments in interviews, because I believe in the power of the sublime to compel people’s attention and manifest action. Given the context […]
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It’s All About Goals

Fundraising Goals for The Future of Money Project When you start a project like this one, one in which you’re trying something new and there’s not much out there to study to see how to “do it right” it’s of course possible to make mistakes and learn on the job. In the last couple days […]
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Change the world, or your money back!

The Tipping Bucket is manifesting a great call to action! Maybe they can help us to move forward. Tweet The Tipping Bucket is manifesting a great call to action! Maybe they can help us to move forward. Tweet
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Clean money

The sociocultural and economic context in which the Emergence Collective operates will need some “backwards-attention” in order to smoothly emerge. Often the question of earning ones living is dwarfed by thoughts of positive innovation and peace on earth. World economics may collapse intirely in some years, or capitalism and democracy might stagnate in a eternal climax […]
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