Ben Bush


Feel like trading your skills at canvas stretching for web design? Wanna swap your grant-writing chops for a letter-pressed edition of your short story collection? In the spirit of Jesi Khadivi’s piece awhile back on the artistic movement around free schools, I wanted to put in a good word for It’s an internet-based barter system for artists and other creative types. They’re also hosting a series of barter-based events for artists and others in New York this weekend. Come take a dip in the alternative economy! -BB