Resources on the a-n site that aid artists to negotiate better and achieve good conditions and terms as they pursue their practices and projects. See also my selection from a range of other sites in 20 Great sources on artists […]
Contracts - a-n The Artists Information Company
This guide by Sheena Etches and Nicholas Sharp outlines issues and practicalities to be aware of when negotiating and agreeing a contractual arrangement.
A contract is an agreement between two or more people that is legally binding. It can be verbal or written. This guide by Sheena Etches and Nicholas Sharp outlines the essential ingredients of a contract, offer and acceptance, and implied terms.
This guide by Sheena Etches and Nicholas Sharp looks at how to handle contractual disputes, and how to terminate or re-negotiate contracts.
Although a contract need not be in writing to be legally valid, the advantages of having a signed written contract usually easily outweigh the risks of not having one.
Collection of legal guides and toolkits to support the a-n professional development event: Contracts – uses and abuses with solicitor Nicholas Sharp and artist Joseph Young, enabling participants to gain skills to produce and negotiate contracts, 3 February 2015, Pump […]
This toolkit is an introduction to the contractual process, enabling artists to assess contracts and to build their own.
Venue:Pump House Gallery
Date:February 03, 2015 at 02:00 PM
Legally-sound guidance on contracts, copyright and the law. Includes links to The Artists Contracts Toolkit – an interactive resource to build your own contract and gain understanding of clauses and terms.
Can anyone advise me on who might help with Partnership Agreements that layout the basis for working with a new partner . We have NDA’s in place around the work we’re producing – digital work – and need to move […]
Artists are increasingly working with organisations and other artists in collaborative situations where issues of Intellectual Property may be less clear. We asked solicitor Nicholas Sharp for his advice in response to an artist’s recent query.
Additional resources have been published since a-n launched its Code of Practice for the Visual Arts. Launched in June, The artists development toolkit provides self-reflective material for artists at all career stage and for art and design students, enabling them […]
Quality indicators and advice for planning, commissioning and delivery.