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Crowdfunding the Arts - The Dismal Science

Eric Crampton Mar 25, 2015

Christchurch Art Gallery's budget is being hit in the latest round of Christchurch Council austerity measures.The Christchurch Art Gallery's fund for purchasing artworks will be cut by more than two thirds under wide-ranging budget cuts proposed for the arts.The cuts mean the gallery's art buying fund will fall from $250,000 a year to $80,000 a year, making it one … Read More

‘Boy’, what a great way to get free publicity - Stick

Peter Kerr Jul 24, 2012

In a ‘small world’ way, PledgeMe’s crowdfunding platform has a lot to thank film maker Taika Waititi for making its New Zealand presence much more visible. After the success of ‘Boy’ to become New Zealand’s most successful NZ-made film (with … Continue reading → … Read More

Crowdfunding with a Kiwi flavour suits our tastes – PledgeMe - Stick

Peter Kerr Jul 12, 2012

PledgeMe are the first to admit that they’re copying and tweaking an overseas model of crowdfunding, perhaps the best known of whom is Kickstarter. But the local web platform to create, collaborate and support the funding of creative projects reckons … Continue reading → … Read More