People think artists’ fees just happened but, no, in fact CARFAC fought for them. —artist Karl Beveridge
The following pages offer information on various issues and how to make your voice heard.
Many people profit when an artwork is resold – but not the artist. The Artist’s Resale Right would allow visual artists to receive 5% when their work is resold – just as they do in at least 69 other countries. The full value of an artwork often isn’t seen on the first sale. It is common for visual art to increase in value over time, as the reputation of the artist grows. Learn More
We have reached an historic agreement on terms and conditions for the exhibition and the reproduction of works of art, as well as the provision of professional services by living Canadian artists at the National Gallery of Canada. Learn More
Best practice guidelines outline for artists and the people they work with the best ways to establish professional relationships that are beneficial for everyone, regardless of the context. Learn More
The Senior Artists Research Project
The Senior Artists Research Project (SARP) is a group of artists’ associations with an interest in improving support for senior Canadian artists.