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 Mastering the interview: Tips from Journos Do you freeze at the thought of doing an interview with the media? Here are a few tips on how to conduct yourself like a pro when a microphone is shoved up your nostril. ICYMI: This week's breaking arts news We take a look at the top arts news stories this week. Artists who use the politicised body in their art A recent panel discussion at Sydney Contemporary unpacked the ideas around how the performed body can either uphold or defy systems of oppression and identity. Sheilas in the art market – gender bias goes commercial Sydney Contemporary art fair was the setting for a long overdue debate on ‘gender discounting’ within the contemporary art market. (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 Join 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 members-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 ... and much, much more. Join Now and join the Australian arts community today Image CC 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.