What is W.A.G.E.? Working Artists and the Greater Economy is a New York-based activist organization focused on regulating the payment of artist fees by nonprofit art institutions and establishing sustainable labor relationships between artists and the institutions that contract our work.

Why? Read our wo/manifesto.

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

How many are Certified? 41

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We demand payment for making the world more interesting