Low salaries and high expectations
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AA: Do arts professionals face a greater risk of burning out as compared to other employees?
LH: I believe the art industry has a bad reputation for having low salaries and high expectations. There's a lot of traveling and late nights in
terms of gallery openings such as auctions dinners, auctions, etc. -- so there's an expectation that you should exceed the 9-5 rule. I don’t know exactly what the amount is.
This has changed in the last year.
Everyone is thankful to work in this field because it's so gorgeous and creative. But that in itself is not
enough to ensure everyone is working. Freelancers need to receive a salary and be paid on time.