Art consumption: the billion-dollar industry

As we begin to reflect on the discussions that Future/Forward has opened up about a contemporary arts sector that’s ambitious and fair, across Australia unprecedented billions of dollars are being committed to the contemporary arts – to bricks and mortar, that is, and not to artists themselves…

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IMAGE: Construction of the multi-million-euro Frank Gehry building that will dominate Arles and its new independent and experimental arts precinct LUMA. Its opening was expected this year but is now delayed to mid-2020. Photograph by Esther Anatolitis.