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FEAST! invites a community to dinner and reinvents the financing of art

“People noticed that the art world is really dependent on large corporations that were hurting because of the financial crisis, but [we were] also lamenting that relationship in the first place,” FEAST volunteer Emily Sogn said. “We were thinking about drawing on community resources in the hope that there were a lot of people with similar interests.”

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NY Press: Meet The Helpsters

“[FEAST] in spite of its anti-corporate flavor, is actually a clever capitalist ploy. For the price of a decent meal, he’s selling shares of the community in which his patrons would like to claim beneficent roles.”

They get it! Sexy do-gooders! We’ll take it.

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