The material on this website is provided for general information only, and on the understanding that Artbank and the Australian Government are not providing professional advice on a particular matter.
The material may include the views or recommendations of third parties, and does not necessarily reflect the views of the Australian Government, or indicate a commitment to a particular course of action.
This website contains information that is intended to enhance the accessibility of the Artbank collection. In addition, errors or omissions can occur in the preparation of web pages. Therefore, before relying on the material, users should independently verify its accuracy, completeness, relevance for their purposes and that it is up-to-date.Before any action or decision is taken on the basis of any material on this website the user should obtain appropriate independent professional advice.
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Users of this website are also directed to our Privacy Statement directly below.
The text, images and all data (‘the content’) of the Artbank website are copyright. All content published on this website is copyright and appears with the permission of the artists and copyright holders. Artworks from the Artbank Collection appearing on this website have been reproduced under the Statutory Government License outlined in section 183 of the Copyright Act, 1968.
The content of this website may be used:
All other uses of the content of this site require Artbank’s permission and permission of the copyright owner (where applicable). Applications for authorised use must be made to:
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Any authorised use must ascribe to the following conventions:
You may not use the content for any purpose other than as specified above without the express written consent of Artbank.
The content of this website (or any part of it) may not be:
Contravention is an infringement of the Australian Copyright Act 1968.
Artbank respectfully advises Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples that this site may include images of artistic, cultural or intellectual property that may be of a sensitive nature. All efforts have been made to ensure that restricted works are not included.
Collection of your personal information:
At all times we try to only collect the information we need for the particular function or activity we are carrying out.
The main way we collect personal information about you is when you give it to us. For example, we collect personal information such as name, phone number, location (state/territory only) and email address when you:
We will ensure that:
Artbank and the The Department of Communications and the Arts’ ICT security practices and procedures are guided by whole-of-government standards and guidelines including the Australian Government Information Security Manual (ISM) and the Protective Security Policy Framework (PSPF).
Other steps you should take help protect your computer include:
This website has been designed and constructed to ensure that:
Documents that can be downloaded from this website are available in both Portable Document Format (PDF) and in other formats. To access PDF documents, you need PDF reader software. AGIMO has published a list of PDF reader software programs that are available for free download. People who use speech readers may also need to access the Adobe Accessibility Resource Center to be able to read the content of PDF documents.
If you are having difficulty accessing any of the information on this website please contact us and we will arrange for the information to be made available to you in a more suitable format.
Navigating with a keyboard:
If you are not using a mouse to navigate our website, you can navigate on the keyboard by using the TAB and ENTER keys:
To select a link, use the TAB key + ENTER.
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Help and comments
We are working towards accessible online documents. If you are having difficulty accessing any of the information on this website or would like to send us your comments please contact us.
For policy information including Acquisition Criteria & Policy, Preservation Policy, Deaccession Policy and Artbank's 2019 to 2021 Collection Plan, please visit the Policy Information page.