(Originally published 2/15/14 - updated 4/10/14)

Alternative compensation strategies for organizations recruiting visual artists.

Paid listings have cash compensation such as a grant, stipend, or prize.

Unpaid listings do not have cash compensation.  This includes gallery show opportunities or vendor events where the burden of the sale falls on the artist.  Foot traffic and visibility do not qualify as compensation.

If cash compensation is not available, SideArts encourages organizations to provide alternatives and quantitative rationale for applying.

Alternative compensation may include:

References to the opportunity’s scale and scope: