Which cities are the best for artists in the 21st century?

AMAH-ROSE ABRAMS, ARTNET NEWS:

"Working in the arts is a well-documented game of chance but, over the centuries, artists have built support networks in the places where they live and work either by receiving financial support or by generating commercial growth.

"New York and London are notoriously expensive in terms of basic living costs, but provide networks, both social and commercial, that can outweigh the hardship.

"In other cities throughout the world, however, artists have what appears to be a better deal, be it cheaper living costs or systemic governmental support. Here we look at which cities best support their artists and why."

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