American Craft Forum: Resources

American Craft Forum: Resources

Resources for our Innovation in the Face of Adversity series

In support of our three conversations in this American Craft Forum series, ACC librarian Beth Goodrich has gathered these articles to help us deepen our understanding of the COVID-19 crisis and its impact on craft communities.

Economic comparisons between the COVID-19 outbreak and the 2008 financial crisis:

A closer look at the impact of the 2008 recession on the arts sector:

How artists responded to the 2008 recession:

Quantifying the impact of the COVID-19 crisis for artists: