Income and career development
Fact 5: 40% of visual artists apply their creative skills in other industries.  -  Creation  -  Visual Arts

Australia’s 12,800 visual artists are well educated, with 90 percent undertaking formal training to become a professional artist.

Creative training is also valued outside the core arts sector: 20% of visual artists apply their artistic skills in creative industries such as advertising, design and architecture, and 20% apply their artistic skills in non-cultural sectors such as health.