Visual Art Licences

Need permission to use artwork?

Copyright Agency can help you with a licence to use artwork for your specific needs, with access to works by over 50,000 artists internationally.

We work with a wide variety of customers to licence artwork for a range of uses big and small. We ensure artists are fairly rewarded for the use of their art and work closely with customers to guide you through the licensing process.

By working with us you can be confident you are meeting best practice, clear agreements are in place and the process is easy for you.

As experts in our field we can help you find the right match for your organisation, project or product. Whether that is working with a local artist from your region, artworks based on a concept or a visual theme to tell a story.

At Copyright Agency we can help manage the end-to-end visual arts licensing process for you.

We will:

  • guide you through the steps involved,
  • handle artists’ approvals,
  • provide quotes on fees, and
  • suggest the right licence to meet your needs.

Start a licensing request

Find out how to licence an artwork in four steps.

Need some inspiration? See other projects that Copyright Agency has licensed artwork for.

Copyright Agency and Viscopy merged on 30 November 2017 and are now Copyright Agency.

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Criss Canning

Visual Arts

Artists in general go through many tough and challenging years, refining and developing their art, making it their own. It should not be treated as 'easy prey' for others to profit from. It should be respected.

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