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Contract Law Basics for Artists

4Culture sends out more than 500 contracts to individuals and organizations each year. I often wonder if the artists I work with actually read the document, or if they just sign it because, well, that’s what you’re supposed to do. Personally, I think the 4Culture contracts are very supportive of cultural-worker’s rights, but I can’t...
Upcoming Tax Workshop for Artists

Upcoming Tax Workshop for Artists

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Fee: $20 for artists. Tickets and Registration West of Lenin Theater 203 N. 36th Street, Seattle Washington Lawyers for the Arts is offering Neil Sussman’s popular tax workshop to guide artists and their attorneys through yet another season of gains, losses, formulas and forms. Learn all...

tax workshop for artists: march 15

If you’re an artist and you’re freaking out that it’s tax time, I recommend this workshop. Learn all the basics you need, plus special tips and what’s new for your 2010 tax return. Neil Sussman has worked with artists for many years and knows the ins and outs of tax law. When: Tuesday, March 15,...

©alling all publi© a®tists!

Just a quick reminder that this Wednesday, 4Culture, along with Washington Lawyers for the Arts and the Seattle Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs is presenting an essential workshop for public artists about legal issues including fair use, copyright and trademark. Proprietary Issues in Public Art Wednesday, November 17, noon – 1.30pm 4Culture, 101 Prefontaine...

public art and the law: workshops

When a public artist is awarded a commission, it can be thrilling and overwhelming all at the same time.  Before launching into the art opportunity, artists – and the administrators and attorneys they work with – are tasked with navigating contract clauses and intellectual property issues that are often specific to the field. To help...

copyright and creative commons workshop at 4Culture

4Culture is pleased to host Washington Lawyers for the Arts for an upcoming presentation, Copyright and Creative Commons: Alternative Licenses in the Arts Copyright is the primary means of protecting an artist’s rights in his or her works. However, understanding the nuances of copyright law and the implications the law has on using others’ works,...