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What is W.A.G.E. Certification? Certification is a voluntary program initiated and operated by W.A.G.E. that publicly recognizes non-profit arts organizations demonstrating a history of, and commitment to, voluntarily paying artist fees that meet a minimum payment standard.

Who is Certified? Artists Space, Art League Houston, FD13, Issue Project Room and The Artist's Institute.

What is W.A.G.E.? Working Artists and the Greater Economy is a New York-based activist organization that focuses on regulating the payment of artist fees by non-profit art institutions, and establishing a sustainable model for best practices between artists and the institutions that contract their labor.

Why? Read our wo/manifesto.

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