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Last year David David Katzman released his second novel, the psychedelic fairytale A Greater Monster, and he did so with a highly successful Kickstarter campaign. Part of the reward system for funding A Greater Monster was that Katzman would write each contributor a stream of consciousness letter inspired by that person’s name or a story suggestion from them. Katzman has now taken the best 65 of these letters and packaged them together along with some weird and whimsical artwork from illustrator Mike Wilgus into one gorgeous and utterly unique work he calls The Kickstarter Letters.
“At its core, performance is the least commercial, profitable, and archival form of art,” Phelan says in his Kickstarter video. “Performance artists are rarely paid for travel, materials, time or their actual work.” Backing this Kickstarter project will help fund airfare for traveling artists, provide stipends for each performer, and supply materials to DEAD ART STAR, who will be making a series of polaroids during the exhibition. Continue reading