We campaign for the rights of visual artists and pay them royalties that help sustain their practice and livelihood. More about us.
Read our write-up of the House of Lords' recent debate on the UK Government's support of artists in the areas of pay, intellectual property, public funding, education and studio space.
Book tickets for our next public debate - Wednesday 4 March - to launch The New Economy of Art. This debate focusses on public and private funding in the visual arts and the impact on artists and their practice.
For Artists & Representatives
We campaign for your rights, pay you your royalties and provide the support and information you need.
For Beneficiaries & Heirs
We support artists' estates and help you receive the royalties you are entitled to.
For Art Market Professionals
Pay resale royalties quickly and easily for the works of art you resell on the UK art market.
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We can grant access to works of art by some of the world's most popular artists.
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Established by artists for artists, DACS is a not-for-profit visual artists’ rights management organisation.
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