Artists in the Black at Yabun 2020

This January 26 Artists in the Black, a service of Arts Law, hosted a stall at Yabun Festival along with our friends from Community Legal Centres NSW and the Australian Centre for Disability Law.

We Don’t Need a Map – Film screening success

This NAIDOC week, Hearts For Arts Law (HFAL) partnered with the Colin Biggers & Paisley Foundation to host an exclusive screening of Warwick Thornton’s thought-provoking documentary We Don’t Need a Map. Ticket sales raised over $2000 for Arts Law and our Artists in the Black service. A few lucky viewers also won signed copies of … Continued

Presenter Announcement: Employment Law, Festivals and the Arts

Holding Redlich and Arts Law are pleased to announce presenters for our upcoming workshop and seminar in Melbourne and Sydney. This selection of presenters represent some of Holding Redlichs’ most experienced legal professionals. Each has developed connections to the communities in which they live and work, with strong political, commercial and cultural networks that will … Continued

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”.


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