Books and eBooks

Fantastic resource books available for purchase:

Please note that our hardcopy books are only able to be posted within Australia. We deliver our products using Australia Post Shipping. Costs are a flat rate of $10 and will be added to the order total before checkout. Orders are dispatched within 3 business days. Shipping times are estimated at between 5 and 15 business days, depending on your location.

Visual Artists and the Law (eBook) by Shane Simpson. 3rd Edition by Annabel Clemens 2015

A completely revised and updated third edition of Shane Simpson’s seminal book, The Visual Artist and the Law.

The Arts Insurance Handbook (3rd edition) by Catherine Fargher and Seth Richardson

A user-friendly guide to the insurance world for artists and non-profit arts organisations. It outlines the various types of insurance cover available and offers tips on what to look out for when buying insurance, reducing insurance costs, public liability and insurance for volunteers, where to shop for insurance and how to make a claim.

Business Structures and Governance: A Practical Guide for the Arts by Arts Law Centre of Australia, Naomi Messenger, non profit revisions by Seth Richardson, edited by Ben Butler.

The Arts Law Centre of Australia (Arts Law) has substantially subsidised this publication for artists, now only $5.00

A practical guide for artists and arts organisations, this book provides a user-friendly guide to the different business structures and governance for arts organisations.

Earning a Living in the Visual Arts and Crafts (3rd edition) by James Stokes

This must read for everyone involved in the visual arts and crafts includes new chapters on sponsorship, working from home, hobbyist vs professional and the role of design in serial production, while information on income tax, copyright, finance, marketing, selling, pricing and costing have been updated and expanded.