Funding Cuts Could Be Very Healthy for Arts in Britain

David Lister: “[There] is a refusal to accept that the current model of public funding may not actually be the only reasonable and civilised one, or that the present reliance on largely unaccountable quangos to fund and administer most arts bodies, small and large, is not necessarily a democratic one, even though it would be pilloried in novels, plays and films if it existed in any other walk of life.”

Source: The Independent (UK) 08/24/10