The number of people working in the arts is staggering and growing every year. There is an extraordinary abundance of talent and creativity. The business of the arts is complex. Even artists with world-class potential are often hindered by a lack of business acumen. By necessity, artists struggle with the conflicting environment of balancing financial stability with the highly competitive demands of artistic output.
crabbyMUSE will select artists and artistic projects with the goal of establishing sustainable business models through investment funding and creative mentoring. crabbyMUSE will focus on artists, groups and projects that demonstrate high levels of excellence and potential for a new level of professional growth.