FEAST is a recurring public dinner designed to use community-driven financial support to democratically fund new and emerging art makers.
Groups of artist-entrepreneurs around the country have begun extending the locavore idea to the realm of culture. A tale of how some not-so-starving artists are applying the logic of community-supported agriculture to grant-making.
Molly, David, Jeff from FEAST in Brooklyn talked to Sarah Obraitis of Eat to the Beat on Heritage Radio Network
Public funding for the arts has been hurt by the downturn, so local groups have turned to small-scale private donors to offer micro-grants for starving artists. David Weinberg reports.