Free resources, information and advice for the arts community.


The ARTRIGHT project provides the visual arts community of South Africa with a free resource of business, legal and educational tools, documents, information and advice.

The objective is for people who work in and around the visual arts industry to do better business, more often.

IP Toolkit

Intellectual Property and Copyright Toolkit

The IP and Copyright toolkit by (Koketso Molope and Angela Clark – Beech Veltman Incorporated) was developed by VANSA in …

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Shaping Memory

The Visual Arts Network of South Africa (VANSA) in collaboration with RADAR (Loughborough University’s contemporary arts research programme), developed Shaping …

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This toolkit came about as a response to what we had seen and experienced in the visual arts sector in …

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VANSA Organising Handbook

This publication is taken from a meeting of arts organisers, artists, writers and other cultural creators working within organising in …

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VANSA Governance Handbook

The VANSA Governance Handbook includes information on non-profit governance and covers related topics including principles, accountability and legal structures of …

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A Shared Practice

A Shared Practice was published after a year-long research process into arts organisations’ sense of shared practice around the country. …

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VANSA Internship Toolkit 2015

  The Visual Arts Network of South Africa, in partnership with Africalia, ran an internship programme for arts organisations around …

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Best Practice Guide for the Visual Arts in South Africa

The Visual Arts Network of South Africa, with the support of the Department of Arts and Culture, published the Best …

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