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Running Total Collective Artist Debt
cost of leaving, constant expenses with art supplies and absence of steady income from art.
I live in NYC. The most expensive city! I can not think of a time when I was not in debt. With housing, education and trying to afford a studio its...
Credit cards to keep up with the cost of living in NYC and student loans.
Student loans to recieve both my associates in liberal arts and to obtain my bachelors in fine art.
School loans are mostly to blame.
I took out college loans to pay for tuition and expenses.
I overspent on professional camera gear and computer equipment as well as unfunded travel for film shoots. In order to keep abreast of the runaway...
I married a man with debt from graduate school, and we bought a house and a car.
Going back to school to get my MFA, Traveling for an artist residency
I took federal student loans to help pay for my BFA and MFA. During hard times when I first started teaching and could not meet all of my living and...
I chose to get an MFA because I wanted to teach undergraduate classes. Over the course of two years, I gained some strong connections, lost a lot of...
I took out loans to get an MFA. Living expenses, art supplies plus tuition for two years lead me to the $195,462.54 -- accruing interests every...
Graduate school combined with chronic illness.
Loss unemployment for a year and a half.
I applied for a FAFSA loan to finance an MFA. After I returned from school in the UK, my spouse and I filed for a divorce.
Student Loans for tuition and living expenses incurred while pursuing a MFA.
graduate school, credit card debt from chronic unemployment
art school loans
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