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For curators, arts organisers and other individuals this subscription option offers full access to a competitively priced professional indemnity and public liability insurance package », all online resources », unedited features » 

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Arts organiser membership annual price £36


Professional indemnity and public liability insurance

Taking an arts organiser membership gives you access to a competitively priced £1m professional indemnity insurance and £5m Public and products liability cover costing £94.50 annually. This unique package that recognises the varied nature of freelance work in the arts was developed by specialist arts brokers Hencilla Canworth in conjunction with a-n. It is only available to a-n arts organiser members. The policy runs annually from the 1 December and the price you pay depends on the date you obtain the cover.

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'How to work with artists'. Exploring the nuts and bolts of working with artists collaboratively and effectively

'How to work with artists'.
Exploring the nuts and bolts of working with artists collaboratively and effectively

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Research artists

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Arts organiser price

Arts organiser membership £36


First published: November 2010. Last updated October 2012

Comments on this article

I currently have an individual subscription but also run Dover Arts Development - would it be better to go for an Arts Organiser subscription?

posted on 2013-06-04 by Clare Smith

I am interested in working in curating, but I also want to continue with my fine art practice -so not sure which subscription to go for? Can you advise me please?

posted on 2012-06-12 by Jackie Nixon

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