Events

  • The New Economy of Art: Debate 2

    Our second public debate in The New Economy of Art series. Speakers Stella Ioannou, Andrea Phillips and Ben Tufnell debated public funding and private sponsorship in visual art, and the impact of these sources of funding on artists and their practice.

    4 March 2015, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

  • The New Economy of Art: Debate 1

    The first in a series of three public debates from DACS and Artquest to launch our new book, The New Economy of Art, and open up discussion of its themes. This debate focusses on the place, purpose and function of art school education and its contemporary use in training a new generation of artists.

    3 December 2014, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

  • DACS at AIRTIME: Salford

    Attend AIRTIME in Salford, Wednesday 13 November 2013, for free practical advice for artists from local and national experts on topics including insurance, funding and copyright.

    13 November 2013, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • DACS at AIRTIME: Sheffield

    Attend AIRTIME in Sheffield, Wednesday 16 October 2013, for free practical advice for artists from local and national experts on topics including insurance, funding and copyright.

    16 October 2013, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Art or Design? – A legal matter

    Did you know that the law treats art and design differently? This seminar will outline the differences between copyright and design right and the legal implications of classifying your work as art or design.

    25 September 2013, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

  • DACS at AIRTIME: Birmingham

    Attend AIRTIME in Birmingham for free practical and inspirational advice for artists from local, regional and national experts on topics such as insurance, funding and copyright.

    17 July 2013, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • DACS at AIRTIME: Folkestone

    Attend an AIRTIME event to get practical and inspirational advice for artists from local, regional and national experts on topics such as insurance, funding and copyright.

    5 June 2013, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • DACS at AIRTIME: Southend-on-Sea

    DACS will be at AIRTIME to talk to artists and students about copyright.

    3 April 2013, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Instituted By Artists

    This event looked at the methods and projects that artists employ to disrupt—and mimic—traditional institutional structures for their own ends, be they artistic, practical or financial.

    13 June 2012, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

  • Market Matters

    The second debate in The New Economy of Art series explored the complex and overlapping motivations behind various kinds of ‘art market’ from commercial galleries, private dealers and auction houses to art fairs, online selling and gift economies.

    14 March 2012, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM