AIR - the voice of visual and applied artists - identifies and explores issues that impact on artists' practice, and campaigns for artistic, legislative and economic measures that enhance artists' working lives and their professional status. AIR promotes the central role of the artist within a diverse and sustainable cultural landscape.

Welcome to AIR

'AIR: Artists Interaction and Representation'

The voice of artists!

Providing a voice for and promoting the value of artists!

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Who are the AIR Council? Find out here »

'Artists Insurance'

Artists insurance

UK-based AIR members automatically get £5m Public and Products insurance.

Already an AIR member? Download your PPL insurance documents here »

'Artists networking at AIRTIME'


Wednesday 2 April - Farnham Book here »

Wednesday 30 April - Milton Keynes Book here »

Wednesday 25 June - Bury St Edmunds Book here »

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'Su Jones at Art Party Conference'

Consultation meetings

Video of recent Pay Artists meetings in Bristol, Manchester and London Watch »

'April Britski, Director of CARFAC'


Big Artists Survey 2011 Read on »

April Britski reports on international artists representation Read on »

Artists' work in 2012 Read on »

'AIR marches for the alternative!'

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Paying Artists

Download Paying Artists Survey results here »

Read Paying artists: Related texts in pdf format

Read Paying Artists Research: Literature and Approaches Review in pdf format

More info on Paying Artists Campaign »

Fees and payments research Read on »

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'Paying Artists banner'

Good practice

What should I charge? Read on »

Open submissions Top tips »

Guide to self employment Read on »

'Code of Practice'


Answers to frequently asked questions about AIR's public and products liability insurance and membership Read on »

Contact the editor

Jack Hutchinson is Online Editor for AIR.

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