Make or Break, an ongoing collaboration between Sydney artists Connie Anthes and Rebecca Gallo, has engaged an approved valuer under the Australian Cultural Gifts Program to undertake a formal valuation of Make or Break Studio (2015-). Make or Break Studio is a live art project that explores the role and visibility of artist labour, audiences and collectors in the generation of artworks and art market value. It is an ephemeral work, with the principal materials being time, labour and generosity.
The following brief was provided to the valuer, and the final valuation is valid for 180 days from the date of valuation (14 October 2016).
A buyer of Make or Break Studio receives the following:
The following report and this supporting text constitute a new artwork by Make or Break, entitled Valuation (2016).