The vast majorities of exceptional artists are undiscovered and need to be connected to their public
Over 91% of all artists are completely undiscovered.
Although woman artists earn half of all Master’s of Fine Arts degrees, only a quarter of solo exhibitions in New York galleries feature women’s’ artwork, Women’s artwork makes up only 4% of all artwork exhibited in the Modern Art Section of New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art.
1.1% of all artists (i.e. “mainstream artists”) enjoy a disproportionately large percentage of web traffic, including 87.3% of Facebook page “likes” and 88.4% of artist Twitter followers.
46% of people perceive the lives of artists to be more difficult than the lives of people outside the arts.