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Australia’s Art Community Are Urging the Government to Tackle the Exploitation of Aboriginal Artists

Australia has an exploitation issue with regard to Aboriginal artists. 21 artists, gallerists, and art centers have come forward urging the government to take immediate action about the growing injustices being committed. Exploitative practices have taken place before, which resulted in the Indigenous Art Code (IAC) but insiders say that this isn't enough. Vulnerable people of the indigenous community continue to be taken advantage of.
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