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Open letter: Graduates of art academies deserve more agency over their future

After two years of corona crisis, in which support for the self-employed is structurally lagging behind that of institutions, more attention to working conditions and professional competences in art education is crucial, states Platform BK. In an Open Letter they call on the management of Dutch art academies to improve the preparations of students for the unruly economic reality of the Dutch cultural sector, while avoiding clichés of artistic autonomy or cultural entrepreneurship.
See for the complete Open Letter Platform Beeldende Kunst (
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