An introduction into how one can go about chasing payment that is owning to them in New South Wales. It provides clarification on the small claims procedure in NSW.
An introduction into how one can go about chasing payment that is owning to them in the ACT. It provides clarification on the small claims procedure in the ACT.
This information sheet provides an introduction into about how one can chase outstanding payment in Victoria. It provides clarification on the small claims procedure in Victoria.
If you are owed money and it hasn't been paid, the first step is to send a letter of demand. This is a template which you can adapt. It is free for Arts Law for subscribers.
This sample Artist in Residence Agreement should be used where an artist/writer/craftsperson has been granted permission to use a studio or other type of residency accommodation, whether live-in or not, and often pursuant to a funding grant. The artist is primarily left to his/her own means and
This sample Artist/Gallery Agency Agreement can be used when an artist wishes to enter into a long term relationship with a gallery where the Gallery acts as an agent for the exhibition, sale or promotion of the Artist’s artwork. The Artist must determine the extent to which the
In late 2011, as she ran a random search of her own name on the World Wide Web, Sydney based painter Camille Masson-Talansier discovered that four of her paintings had been sold through Australian online retail and auction company GraysOnline, at prices approximately 90% lower than their usual price. Camille…
Arts Law's Innovate Reconciliation Action Plan details our commitment to achieving justice and recognition for our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander clients.
Donating to Arts Law provides artists all across Australia with easily accessible and affordable legal support and guidance so they can keep making the work we love.
In 2012 Artists of Ampilatwatja Corporation contacted Artists in the Black about a dispute with an overseas gallery relating to a contract for the consignment and sale of artworks. Artists in the Black was able to persuade international law firm DLA Piper to provide the services of a lawyer based…
Most visual artists work towards an exhibition at a gallery which takes their work on consignment and tries to sell it on behalf of the artist. The work remains the property of the artist until it’s sold when the gallery takes its commission and pays the rest to the
Christine Tschuna is an Wirangu artist with the Ceduna Arts and Cultural Centre. In June 2006 she signed a Licence Reproduction Agreement with a company with produces postcards and tourist memorabilia. After the company stopped returning her calls or emails Christine turned to Artists in the Black for assistance. Arts…
A completely revised and updated third edition of Shane Simpson’s seminal book, The Visual Artist and the Law.