We campaign for the rights of visual artists and pay them royalties that help sustain their practice and livelihood. More about us.
Artists and estates in the UK are due to receive over £240,000 in royalties from DACS, for the lending of books featuring their artwork by libraries in The Netherlands.
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We campaign for your rights, pay you your royalties and provide the support and information you need.
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We support artists' estates and help you receive the royalties you are entitled to.
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Established by artists for artists, DACS is a not-for-profit visual artists’ rights management organisation.
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