Robert-Dorizzi-Midland-Studios-2010-(1).jpgMAX Membership

$310 per year

MAX membership provides all the benefits of Artsource ACCESS and Artsource PLUS, but with an insurance package designed specifically for professional visual artists.

In addition, MAX members can attend any Artsource-run workshop and professional development program for a discounted registration fee.

The insurance covers:

  • Public Liability $20,000,000
  • Products Liability $20,000,000
  • Tenants Liability $20,000,000
  • Property in Physical and Legal Control $100,000
  • Professional Indemnity $5,000,000
  • Personal Accident up to $1,000/week for one year
  • Broken bones Benefit $2,000
  • Plus more....


Applicants must:

  • be a professional practising artist;
  • be a resident or citizen of Australia.

Applicants must provide:

  • nine high quality images of their work;
  • an up-to-date artist CV, biography and artist statement;
  • Australian Business Number (ABN);
  • a current email address.

For further information, please see the Artsource MAX Membership Information Package, the Public Liability Insurance Policy and Personal Accident Insurance Policy>

Download a MAX Membership Form

Please allow four to five working days to complete your application. If you require insurance urgently, please call us to request a 48hour turnaround, which will incur a rush fee of $55. 

Transit and Exhibition Insurance

Insurance for the transport and display of artworks up to 60days in exhibition is available to all Artsource members.
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Deadlines to apply for insurance

Your completed application form (images, artist CV, artist statement and biography) must be received by the corresponding dates for your insurance to commence by the first day of the following month. Please allow five to seven working days for your application to be processed.

Deadline date 

(due by close of business)

Insurance cover dates

25 July 2018

1 August 2018 to 1 August 2019

28 August 2018

1 September 2018 to 1 September 2019

25 September 2018

1 October 2018 to 1 October 2019

25 October 2018

1 November 2018 to 1 November 2019

26 November 2018

1 December 2018 to 1 December 2019

18 December 2018

1 January 2019 to 1 January 2020

Creating your online Artist Profile

PLUS and MAX members are able to build a public profile, upload images/videos, statement and biography to their own dedicated page on our website. Please find below guidelines on how best to prepare your artist statement and biography for your online profile. Please contact us if we can help. 

Submit your event or news listing

PLUS and MAX members are able to list their upcoming events such as exhibitions and workshops in our online calendar, What's On: Visual Arts, as well as post their latest happenings on Artist News. Please submit listing details to Marketing Officer, Sue-Lyn Aldrian, at

Alternatively, you may wish to join another membership category

Artsource ACCESS and PLUS memberships are suitable for individual professional artists:

  • ACCESS membership opens the door to Artsource’s programs including studio rental, residencies, professional development and networking opportunities, visual arts information, as well as membership voting rights and discounts. 
  • PLUS membership provides all the benefits of Artsource ACCESS plus a profile page on our website and income generating opportunities.