Campaigns

  • DACS and Artquest present The New Economy of Art at the House of Commons

    The New Economy Art, DACS and Artquest’s new book exploring value, patronage and emerging business models in contemporary visual art, was presented to MPs, policy-makers, arts leaders and funders in a launch event at the House of Commons, yesterday, Monday 24 November 2014.

    25 November 2014

  • DACS’ Annual Review 2013 shows growth in payments to visual artists

    DACS has published its Annual Review 2013. Building on the successes of previous years, the organisation continues to grow and evolve, with more artists and estates benefitting from royalties than ever before.

    15 August 2014

  • Artists’ views wanted for UK Government review of the Artist’s Resale Right

    DACS is seeking views from visual artists and their estates about the Artist’s Resale Right, to ensure their voice is heard in a current review into its workings by the UK Government. Take part in our survey by midnight, Monday 26 May 2014.

    14 May 2014

  • DACS responds to EU consultation on European copyright rules

    In January 2014, DACS called on visual artists and their estates to take part in an important public consultation on current copyright rules in the EU. As the UK’s leading representative for visual artists’ rights, we also submitted a response. It is now available to read online.

    18 March 2014

  • Artist’s Resale Right EU stakeholders agree next steps

    A milestone was reached for the Artist's Resale Right on Monday 17 February 2014 as European stakeholders, including DACS, signed an agreement to improve and harmonise the administration of the Right within the EU.

    17 February 2014

  • Artists’ views wanted for EU copyright consultation

    Calling all visual artists and their estates – take part in the European Commission’s consultation on copyright in the EU, to protect your work and livelihood. The deadline has now been extended to Wednesday 5 March 2014.

    23 January 2014