‘There Is No Support System’: Art Handlers Grapple With an Uncertain Future After an Entire Season of Work Evaporated Overnight Due To COVID-19

After COVID-19 put the entire globe on lockdown, some aspects of the art world carried on—maybe not as usual, but usual enough: artists continued to labor in their studios, auction specialists kept hunting for consignments, and journalists continued to type away on their laptops. But almost overnight, art handlers found themselves going from booked-up to … Continue reading ‘There Is No Support System’: Art Handlers Grapple With an Uncertain Future After an Entire Season of Work Evaporated Overnight Due To COVID-19