Arts Law to hold Fundraising Raffle, April 2019

Arts Law is holding a raffle to raise funds for Arts Law and Artists in the Black’s services within the arts community.

With stunning works from artists Danie Mellor, Bronwyn Bancroft and Trevor Richards, tickets for the raffle will be on sale from April 1st until April 30. The winners will be drawn at the Pro Bono Awards night, April 30 at the conclusion of the event at Dentons Law Firm in Sydney

First place artwork is ‘Symphony (requiem) 2016’ by Danie Mellor valued at $14,000, second place is artwork ‘Earth, Wind, Fire and Water’ by Bronwyn Bancroft valued at $1,800, and third place ‘Untitled 4 (saltshed series) by Trevor Richards valued at $900.

Arts Law Pro Bono Awards 2017

Arts Law recognised 35 lawyers and professionals who have gone above and beyond for our clients in the last year.

Arts Law Legal Advice Clinic Hobart

These FREE legal advice sessions from the Arts Law Centre of Australia provide an opportunity for artists to get free legal advice from Arts Law Executive Director, Robyn Ayres. Whether there is a copyright issue, a question about business names and structures, or you need to know more about trade marks, make sure you make the most of this opportunity to gain a better understanding of the legal issues affecting your arts practice. 


Places are limited and bookings essential. Please contact us at [email protected] with your contact details and preferred time.

Arts Law’s Birthday Gala: Celebrating 30 years of empowering artists

On Wednesday 3 September the Arts Law Centre of Australia (Arts Law) celebrated its 30th anniversary with a gala fundraiser dinner at NSW Parliament House.  The dinner, featuring art, performances, and tributes from staff, presidents, clients and supporters was a true celebration of the achievements of Arts Law in its 30 years of assisting Australia’s artists.  The evening also was also a financial success raising funds for Arts Law and its service for Indigenous artists, “Artists in the Black”.

Arts Law 30th Birthday speeches

Read the speeches of Executive Director Robyn Ayres and Director of Boomalli Bronwyn Bancroft at Arts Law's 30th Birthday.

Arts Law’s Aboriginal Art Auction – Live Now

The artworks in Arts Law’s 30th birthday art auction have been ethically sourced from Aboriginal art centres from regional and remote communities around Australia. Arts Law has built relationships with these centres through the outreach work of the Artists in the Black service.

Arts Law presents “Copyright: The International Agenda”

The Arts Law Centre of Australia (Arts Law) together with the Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand Inc (IPSANZ) and this year joined by the Commercial Bar Association, are pleased to present our annual joint seminar. This year we are privileged to have Dr Francis Gurry, Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), as our guest speaker who will speaking about “Copyright: The International Agenda”.


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