Will the arts ever have a shorter working week? Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles More jobs for local opera singers? Govt supports National Opera Review Opera companies that don’t employ an ‘appropriate balance’ of Australian singers could be fined up to $200,000. Sydney's Cloud Arch critics and our mean-spirited approach to public art Australians displays a consistently miserly approach to public art, with typically miniscule budgets requiring artists to respond with agility to find practical ways of achieving their vision. ArtsHub supports marriage equality (Premium locked content) The forthcoming postal survey is unnecessary, but we urge you to vote yes in order to help change Australia’s unjust laws. Gender on the agenda - Screen Australia launches the Gender Matters Taskforce 2 Behind the excitement of change is meetings, decisions, minutes and spreadsheets. This is phase two of Gender Matters. (Premium content) Premium content Brooke Boland Monday 20 March, 2017 A shorter working week is not to be sniffed at, even in the arts where many of us already eschew the 9-5 lifestyle. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Subscribe Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Keep up to date with the latest industry news Access thousands of subscriber-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder in the Arts industry ... and much, much more. Subscribe Now and join the Australian arts community today Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Brooke Boland is a Melbourne-based freelance writer. She recently completed her PhD on gender, translation and women's writing and has tutored undergraduates at Victoria University and the University of NSW.