Short term contract, long-term exhaustion 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 Why mutual respect allows us to make better art (locked) Artists do their best work when they feel confident to play, when they feel they are not being judged, when they are spoken to with respect. What to do when starting out: Lessons from a careers coach Five important points to consider when establishing a career in the arts. What sponsors want from the arts Sponsorships are not philanthropic donations – they are business investments from which companies want a return. We ask major sponsors what's in the deal for them. How to write an art-wank free artist statement (locked) Remember, an artist's statement is a practical and professional tool. It doesn’t have to be a complicated academic paper. Here are 7 tips to getting it right. (Premium content) Premium content Nicole McKenzie Monday 30 April, 2018 Working on the festival circuit is like a fairground ride: fast paced and exhilarating, but also exhausting and hard to jump off. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Join 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 members-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily ... and much, much more. Join Now and join the British arts community today Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Nicole McKenzie is a writer, performer and event producer. She has written for The Lifted Brow, The Cusp, and various other publications and performed at Melbourne Fringe Festival, the Sustainable Living Festival and the National Young Writers Festival. As a creative producer for the 2017 Emerging Writers' Festival Nicole programmed a literature themed live game show, complete with songs about grammar.