Arts Law welcomes new President, Justice John Sackar Arts Law welcomes new President, Justice John Sackar
21st May 2019

The Arts Law Centre of Australia (Arts Law) is thrilled to announce our new President, the Honourable Justice John Sackar. Justice Sackar joins us as a distinguished legal practitioner and a strong advocate for the Australian arts community and a keen collector of art and other objects. He is particularly... more

Arts Law & Artists in the Black on Outreach in WA Arts Law & Artists in the Black on Outreach in WA
14th May 2019

Arts Law’s Robyn Ayres and Donna Robinson were in Broome and Fitzroy Crossing this month to visit local First Nations art centres. They were joined by local Perth lawyer, Matt Clarke from Dentons.  Arts Law CEO, Robyn Ayres gave us an inside look at what they achieved... more

Arts Law Farewells Bibi Barba Arts Law Farewells Bibi Barba
24th April 2019

Arts Law said goodbye to Artists in the Black Coordinator Bibi Barba last month when she left the organisation to focus on her art business.  Bibi joined Arts Law in 2017 to take up the role of Artists in the Black coordinator and has been a valued member of the... more

Arts Law & Artists in the Black go on Outreach Arts Law & Artists in the Black go on Outreach
24th April 2019

Arts Law CEO, Robyn Ayres, and King & Wood Mallesons pro bono lawyers, John Swinson and Karen Litherland travelled to remote Northern Territory earlier this month to visit three First Nations art centres. Visiting the art centres of Jilamara and Munupi on Melville Island and Bula’bula Arts in... more

Arts Law receives donation from NSW Young Lawyers Arts Law receives donation from NSW Young Lawyers
24th April 2019

On 25 March, Arts Law joined the NSW Young Lawyers (NSWYL) for morning tea and to accept the donation of $11,503.47. The donation was raised through several different fundraising events facilitated by NSWYL during 2018. more

Review: 2019 Northern Territory Literary Awards Review: 2019 Northern Territory Literary Awards
15th April 2019

This month, Arts Law has reviewed the terms and conditions of the 2019 Northern Territory Literary Awards. This is an annual competition conducted by the Northern Territory Library (the “Library”), which consists of seven different awards. The deadline for this competition is Monday 29 April 2019 and entries are open... more