For Licensing Customers

  • DACS moves to Bethnal Green, east London

    DACS has moved office to Bethnal Green, in the heart of east London, joining an ever growing hub of over 150 galleries and thousands of artists.

    20 October 2014

  • Order your copy of The New Economy of Art

    DACS and Artquest have published The New Economy of Art, a collection of new writings on value, patronage and emerging business models in contemporary visual art, with contributions from experts across the art world as well as interventions by artists Sonia Boyce, Jeremy Deller and Barbara Steveni. 

    15 October 2014

  • DACS joins Sculpture in the City debate on the ownership of art in the digital age

    DACS is speaking on a panel discussion about the ownership of art in the digital age, on Thursday 16 October 2014 at Sculpture in the City. The debate is part of Frieze London’s VIP events programme.

    10 October 2014

  • DACS' top ten art books of the past year

    It’s that time of year again. London Art Book Fair hits Whitechapel Art Gallery this Friday 26 – Sunday 28 September 2014 and to celebrate, we highlight some of the favourite books we've licensed over the past year.

    26 September 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

  • DACS strives to protect visual artists’ livelihoods in face of changes to UK copyright

    The UK Government has passed new exceptions to copyright law, despite lobbying efforts by DACS and rights organisations across the creative industries against some of the changes. We continue to collaborate closely with the copyright community, as well as monitor the progress of the changes to ensure visual artists’ incomes are protected.

    12 August 2014