For Artists

Public and Products Liability insurance (PPL)

£5m PPL insurance cover is included with Artist + AIR membership. Specifically tailored to meet the needs of practising visual or applied artists based in the UK who require insurance against their legal liabilities to pay compensation arising out of injury to third parties and damage to third party property, which result from their activities as artists. Join a-n as an Artist member to be covered by this £5m PPL policy.


Please note: The documents below are for reference only – Logged-in members can find the two documents needed to demonstrate they are covered in ‘My account’. Namely their AIR membership identification plus a-n/AIR’s Insurance Confirmation.

PPL Policy Summary
PPL Policy Document

Artists’ Insurance Policy (AIP)

Additional insurance that members can buy to cover artwork and materials, studio and contents, and employers’ liability. Policy benefits are tailored to reflect the diversity of work practice and professional requirements of visual and applied artists. Members can choose from pre-priced ‘off-the-peg’ or bespoke options at highly competitive prices.

Further details

One-off exhibition insurance policy

Additional insurance that members can buy to insure their work whilst in transit to and from and whilst on display at an exhibition.

Further details

For Arts Organisers

Creative freelance insurance

Responding to the surge in freelance working and a dynamically changing arts landscape, a competitively priced insurance package offering £1m Professional indemnity insurance and £5m Public and products liability cover for £103 (comparable packages are priced between £250 and £300).  Developed specifically for freelancers working in arts consultancy, curating, commissioning, project management and research. Only available to a-n Arts organiser members.

Find out more or buy the insurance

‘Everything I need as a freelancer, cost effective insurance, great resources and networking opportunities’  Curator

‘The creative freelance insurance is far cheaper than I’ve been able to get from anywhere else and I know it’s the right thing for me as it’s from a-n.’ Event Organiser