European Visual Artists G.E.I.E.

EVA, European Visual Artists G.E.I.E.

Rue d'Arlon 75-77
Brussels, Belgium
1040
International
Phone: +32.2.286.83.10
Fax: +32.2.720.85.26
E-mail: info@evartists.org
Web: http://www.evartists.org/

Chief Executive:
: Carola STREUL
Chief Executive Email: c.streul@evartists.org

KEY REPRESENTATIVES
: Silvia MERA
E-mail: s.mera@evartists.org
: Cristian VEZA
E-mail: c.veza@evartists.org

Year operations began:
1997

Purpose:
EVA represents the interests of collecting societies for the visual arts at EU level. EVA was founded in 1997 by 9 societies and has today 17 full members and 10 permanent observers. All member societies are collecting societies for authors of visual works such as painters, sculptors, illustrators and photographers. Approximately 60 000 authors are represented by its members. EVA’s objective is to improve the situation of visual authors in particular as concerns their copyrights. EVA is in permanent contact with the institutions of the EU and it is also observer to WIPO. Since 2005 EVA has been an associate member of IFRRO.

Members:
VG Bild-Kunst (GERMANY), ADAGP (FRANCE), BILDRECHT (AUSTRIA), HUNGART (HUNGARY), SIAE (ITALY), VEGAP (SPAIN), SABAM (BELGIUM), SOFAM (BELGIUM), PROLITTERIS (SWITZERLAND), PICTORIGHT (THE NETHERLANDS), COPY-DAN BILLEDKUNST (DENMARK), BUS (SWEDEN), BONO (NORWAY), DACS (THE UNITED KINGDOM), KUVASTO (FINLAND), IVARO (IRELAND), SPA (PORTUGAL), GESTOR (CEZCH REPUBLIC), EAU (ESTONIA), LATGAA (LITHUANIA), AKKA-LAA (LATVIA), MYNDSTEF (ICELAND), OOAS (Czech Republic), PHOEBE (Greece).