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4902.0 - Australian Culture and Leisure Classifications, 2001  
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2 Arts

    24 Visual Arts and Crafts
      241 Primary Visual Arts and Crafts Creation
      242 Commercial Photography Services
      243 Visual Arts and Crafts Retailing


GROUP DEFINITION

Group 24 Visual Arts and Crafts consists of units mainly engaged in the production and retailing of one-off or limited series visual arts and crafts products in either traditional or contemporary styles. Visual arts and crafts products include paintings, murals, drawings, cartoons, prints, photographic works of art, digital works of art, art installations, sculpture, ceramics, pottery, jewellery, woven or printed textile art, clothing and wearables, carvings, furniture, glass craft, metal craft and leather craft. Commercial photography services are also included in this Group.


CLASS 241 PRIMARY VISUAL ARTS AND CRAFTS CREATION

Definition

This class consists of units mainly engaged in creating one-off or limited series visual arts or crafts in either traditional or contemporary styles. Also included is fine art photography where the product is a one-off or a limited series of photographs intended as an art work.

Exclusions / References

Units mainly engaged in

(a) operating commercial photography services are included in Class 242 Commercial Photography Services;

(b) retailing contemporary arts and crafts are included in Class 243 Visual Arts and Crafts Retailing; and

(c) operating art spaces which provide an exhibition space for developing artists are included in Class 279 Arts n.e.c.

Primary Activities

Art photography (producing one-off or limited series of photographs intended as an art work)

Art work creation

Cartoon drawing

Ceramics creation

Craft work creation

Digital art work creation

Illustrating or drawing

Installation (art) creation

Jewellery design

Painting (art)

Pottery creation

Sculpting

Textile design


CLASS 242 COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY SERVICES

Definition

This class consists of units mainly engaged in undertaking portrait or other photography.

Exclusions / References

Units mainly engaged in

(a) fine art photography where the product is a one-off or a limited series of photographs intended as an art work are included in Class 241 Primary Visual Arts and Crafts Creation;

(b) motion picture production are included in Class 263 Film and Video Production;

(c) video production are included in Class 263 Film and Video Production;

(d) X-ray photography are out of scope of the classification; and

(e) photographic film processing and printing, and photocopying services are out of scope of the classification.

Primary Activities

Commercial photography service

Photo journalism service

Photographic studio

Photography service

Photography service for advertising

Portrait photography service


CLASS 243 VISUAL ARTS AND CRAFTS RETAILING

Definition

This class consists of units mainly engaged in retailing visual arts and crafts objects.

Exclusions / References

Units mainly engaged in

(a) operating public art galleries and art museums are included in Class 111 Art Museums;

(b) providing auction services (predominantly antique art) are included in Class 113 Antiques and Collectables Retailing and Restoration;

(c) restoring heritage items are included in Class 113 Antiques and Collectables Retailing and Restoration;

(d) operating art and antique auction houses and antique shops are included in Class 113 Antiques and Collectables Retailing and Restoration;

(e) operating art spaces which provide an exhibition space for developing artists are included in Class 279 Arts n.e.c.;

(f) operating picture framing services are included in Class 279 Arts n.e.c.; and

(g) retailing of art prints and posters are out of scope of the classification.

Primary Activities

Auction service, predominantly dealing in contemporary art

Commercial art gallery operation

Contemporary arts and crafts retailing

Craft shop operation

Retail art, craft or photographic gallery operation


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