Is creative industries policy really good for the arts? 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 Good mental health in the arts needs more than talk (Premium locked content) Mental health and wellbeing in the arts have gained traction as topics for discussion, but is action being taken as seriously as the conversation? Cultural diplomacy starts with an opportunity (Premium locked content) Eleven arts and cultural organisations have shared in the 2017 Australian Cultural Diplomacy Grants, announced by the Minister for Foreign Affairs today. Robot sculpture, coming to a gallery near you (locked) Artists have already done a lot with robots, but it’s safe to say that there’s more to come - especially by helping them produce sculptural art. An exhibition that undresses fashion’s waste (locked) RMIT Gallery joins with Goethe Institut to look at a global problem: the darker side of glamour, and the habits fuelling the fashion industry’s excess. (Premium content) Premium content Brooke Boland Friday 13 May, 2016 Collecting the arts under a broader creative industries umbrella has risks as well as opportunities. 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 Brooke Boland is a Melbourne-based freelance writer. She recently completed her PhD on gender, translation and women's writing and has tutored undergraduates at Victoria University and the University of NSW.