Should artists pay their taxes in art? 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 Revealing Identity: La Trobe’s hidden art collection revealed From donated works to student and staff funded acquisitions, the La Trobe University collections are a fascinating snapshot of 50 years of Australian art. Opportunity to be mentored by Screen’s best A national Talent Camp targets diverse budding NSW creatives who want a career in screen, so practice your elevator pitch to be in the running. A community’s fight saves Grafton Regional Gallery Facing a 50% cut in its budget, and its operations in jeopardy, a regional community has fought against big government to hold its place. On the move: the latest appointments and resignations Copyright merger, new Bonhams director and Australia Museum gets a change at the top. (Premium content) Premium content Ursman W Chohan Wednesday 27 July, 2016 How can artists make a living wage? Mexico’s policy approach might offer a suggestion how. 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 Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder in the arts industry Post, manage and monitor your social media campaigns using our extensive social media toolkit Promote yourself and your career to the largest arts community in Australia by uploading your professional profile Access thousands of subscriber-only features, articles and guides Take advantage of exclusive ticket giveaways, offers and competitions Save hundreds of Dollars every year on cinema tickets, magazines, books, travel, shopping and more with the Member Rewards scheme ... and much, much more. Subscribe Now and be part of the Australian arts community Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Usman W. Chohan is a Doctoral Candidate, Policy Reform and Economics, UNSW Australia and is an international economist-academic who contributes extensively to the Conversation with the aim of bringing a policy reform expertise on pressing issues of social and economic consequence to a wider audience. In terms of readership, he is among the Top 50 most read academics and Top 10 economists from UNSW on the Conversation. He has written in both English and French and has contributed to four separate sites of the Conversation: Australia, France, Africa, and the United States.