Related Program: Morning Edition Australian Artist Profits From Government Grant By editor • Aug 31, 2011 Related Program: Morning Edition TweetShareGoogle+Email An Australian artist received a government grant for $20,000 in cash. He neatly stacked the money into a pile. Voila, art! The piece is called Currency. It went up for auction and the winning buyer will pay $21,350. TweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread.