About us

Pictoright is the author’s rights organisation for visual creators in the Netherlands: illustrators, artists, graphic designers, photographers and other professional image creators.
Pictoright distributes collective royalties, manages copyrights for artists, provides legal assistance, offers advice and strives for a better copyright position for image creators.
We administer reproductions rights for approximately 2,500 Dutch and nearly 100,000 foreign visual artists in the Netherlands.
Pictoright collects and distributes all royalties to which authors are entitled. It operates in the following areas:
* reproduction rights (licensing books, posters, press, merchandising etc.);
* resale rights (droit de suite);
* collective rights (i.e. reprographic rights, lending rights, tv/cable rights)

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