What the arts industry can learn from Lego 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 Zombies, screen representation and the rise of Japanese indie films Entering its 22nd year, the Japanese Film Festival has evolved to become Australia’s gateway to a world of cinema that depicts a very modern Japan. How philanthropy is encouraging creative risk-taking behind the scenes As arts funding becomes harder to obtain, the role of philanthropy in supporting the creative developments of more challenging projects becomes increasingly important. Review: 19 Weeks A courageous and necessary autobiographical work that takes a look at human fragility, vulnerability and the taboo of abortion. Review: Dancenorth's Dust, Brisbane Festival A powerful piece of contemporary dance that flirts with potentially heavy-handed imagery but never succumbs to the obvious or the banal. (Premium content) Premium content Fiona Maxwell Friday 25 August, 2017 In times of challenge, organisations in different sectors can teach the arts valuable lessons about streamlining and sticking with what we're good at. 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 Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder ... and much, much more. Join Now and join the Australian arts community today Image via Shutterstock.com Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Fiona Maxwell is the CEO of Brisbane Powerhouse. Her career has spanned the non-profit, government and university sectors in Australia and the USA. Prior to Brisbane Powerhouse, Fiona was Queensland Manager for Philanthropy Australia, establishing the Brisbane office and supporting philanthropists and non-profits alike to grow the sector.Fiona’s role as Queensland Manager, Artsupport Australia encompassed growing cultural philanthropy as well as supporting the non-profit sector to build stronger and more sustainable relationships with its supporters. Prior to this role, Fiona was Executive Director of the Next Wave Festival. She has been Chair and board member of organisations including industry service and peak bodies, an internet start-up and philanthropic grant-making committees. Fiona holds a Bachelor of Arts from QUT, and a Masters from the University of New South Wales.