The 70/30 split versus truly valuing an artist’s work 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 How to become a data-informed organisation The line between geek, creepy and cool is understanding the real-time realities that can help you become a data-informed cultural organisation. On the move: the latest appointments and resignations Staff shuffle at The Wheeler Centre; farewells for NAVA; new Creative Producer at Carlew, CEO for Canberra Glassworks announced, and more. Mungo Man returned to Country today Australia's oldest known human remains were reinterred on Country today, more than four decades after being unearthed. International collaboration to put TARNANTHI on global stage Art Gallery of South Australia gives Aboriginal barks the spotlight through collaborations with a world-class American Collection and the MCA. (Premium content) Premium content Joe Frost Monday 21 August, 2017 A world in which dealers would take a 70% commission on an artist's work is a world beholden to the false images of marketing. 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 Joe Frost is an artist represented by Watters Gallery, Sydney. He is a Lecturer in Drawing at the National Art School and has written over thirty articles, catalogue essays and exhibition reviews for various publications including Artist Profile, The Australian Financial Review, Art and Australia and Art Monthly.