Visual artists' fees: what is the status of artists in Australia?

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When it comes to visual artists' rights, how does Australia compare with other countries?
In Australia, we are not alone in hassling governments and funding bodies to require  fair payment to artists for the commissioning or loan of their works. In trying to secure this commitment, the National Association for the Visual Arts (NAVA) points to Canada’s Status of the Artist legislation as a continuing inspiration.


Tamara Winikoff

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