Introduction of FREE insurance was a response to feedback from our members. Our ambition is to get the basics right and to make insurance freely available to those working in the arts.
The insurance included with our Membership is the most comprehensive available. Nothing competes and we don't charge extra for Professional Indemnity - it's included!
As a non-profit making charity our intention is to support artists, makers and art professionals working across the contemporary arts.
It includes Public & Product Liability Insurance
£5 million cover across the EU.
Protection for you against injuries to members of the public, clients or contractors as a result of your artistic activities.
And you also get Professional Indemnity Insurance
£5 million cover Worldwide (excluding claims brought in USA and Canada)
Protection against compensation claims against you by your clients following delivery of a service or commission.
It has been designed for
Artists, Makers and Art Professionals
covering a range of Art practices such as
Craft, Printmaking, Ceramics, Jewellery, Book work, Glass making, Mixed-media, Installation, Metalwork, Woodwork, Fine art, Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, Film-making, Lens based, Photography, Sound, Performance, Live Art, Animation, Graphics, Illustration, Architecture plus lots more...
and covers art based activities like
Exhibitions, Events, Commissions, Socially engaged art, Participatory projects, Performances, Public art, Project, Management, Education, Workshops / talks, Studio practice, Residencies, Research.
is underwritten by Hiscox
Only £2.50 per month
Have a question about the insurance we offer? Read our Frequently Asked Questions
Public liability insurance could be the most important cover an Artist, Maker, Art Professional and Creative Freelancers has. Our simple guide looks at the main features and pitfalls.
Circumstances change, it is important that you review your levels of public liability insurance to make sure you’re covered should the worst happen.
Professional indemnity insurance can help protect Artists and Art Professionals who have clients and if a client claims that there is a problem with the work you’ve done for them.