Fiscal Sponsorship + Crowdfunding session at The Foundation Center in San Francisco

Fractured Atlas is offering a workshop called Fiscal Sponsorship + Crowdfunding = $$ for Creative Projects at the Foundation Center in San Francisco on Tuesday, October 22nd.
The session is designed for anyone who is interested in using fiscal sponsorship. We’ll explore the benefits and use of Fractured Atlas’s fiscal sponsorship program as a fundraising tool. There will [...]

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October Book Club Pick: Mission in a Bottle

At long last! A book for entrepreneurs that even I can get through without falling asleep on the subway. (I say this as someone with a fine arts degree who has little patience for reading business books that seem geared more for the overachieving MBA candidate.) And what about this month’s pick earns such high [...]

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Join Us to Celebrate Artful.ly Taking Off the Training Wheels

Five years ago, Fractured Atlas began to imagine a new cloud-based software platform for managing arts organizations: Artful.ly.
We knew going in that this would likely be the most ambitious, challenging project we’d ever attempted. In a sense, it was the culmination of our first decade of work as a technology-driven arts service organization. While technology [...]

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#TechToolTuesday: PicMonkey

There’s that saying: “a picture is worth a thousand words.” And we know that the way people consume content on the internet is extremely visual. Readers confronted with a block of dense text will likely only read the first paragraph before moving on. Quality images are key to conveying key information to readers in a [...]

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#TechToolTuesday: Vine

Now that the humble, once-reviled animated Gif has been resurrected from the mass grave of internet that is Geocities, Social Media platforms have been quick to capitalize on the trend. Vine is Twitter’s new foray in micro-video sharing, enabling users to record, edit, and share short 6 second videos, often with hilarious results. While at [...]

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Now Hiring — Technology Marketing Fellow

POSITION: Technology Marketing Fellow
POSTED: October 4, 2013
DEADLINE: October 21, 2013

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What Obamacare means for your small business

Along with all the positive feedback on our infographic guide to ObamaCare for individual artists, we got a lot of requests for a follow-up guide to help small businesses. (Fractured Atlas is a small business, and if you have at least one employee, this applies to you too!) This is a big moment for us as [...]

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Health Insurance is No Longer an Artist-Specific Problem

In 2001, under the guise of the Artists Affordable Healthcare Initiative, Fractured Atlas began offering health insurance to a long underserved population of artists. For decades, non-traditional employment models had put our community at a severe disadvantage in the US health insurance marketplace. With its ambitious promise of a slightly more level playing field, our [...]

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Upcoming Deadlines for Grants and Residencies

Asian Cultural Council is accepting proposals for Individual and Organizational support.
Who they Fund: The Asian Cultural Council supports international dialogue, understanding, and respect through cultural exchange and nurtures the individual talents of artists and scholars in Asia and the United States. Asian Cultural Council grants are open to citizens and permanent residents of the United [...]

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Meet the Project: P.INK Day

Each month we will feature one of our fiscally sponsored projects who have been successful at using our program to advance their art/cause/career. This month’s featured project is P.INK Day.

In today’s web-obsessed society, social media can get a pretty bad rap. But critiques of #hashtags and liking aside, social media has become a major tool [...]

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