The intellectual property rights for the works of Joan Miró belong to Successió Miró, which is the only entity with authority to grant or deny permission for reproduction, distribution or communication of the works, except in those instances excluded by law.
Successió Miró also reserves the right in regards to the integrity before any potential deformations, imitations, mutilations and fraudulent uses. Any unauthorized public use of the image or the works of Joan Miró will bring about the appropriate legal action.
In Spain, these copyrights are managed directly by the Successió Miró. For the rest of the world, there is a network of collaborating societies that manage the artist's copyrights in their respective countries.
To reproduce an image in any given media outlet, authorization must be sought by filling out the form attached, if and when the applicant is in Spanish territory. All other requests from outside Spain must go through the ADAGP or the collaborating societies in each and every country. Only upon receiving an affirmative answer will the agreed-upon payment arrangements to Successió Miró be made.
To obtain an image of the works or photo from our archives, the form for the transfer of image rights must be filled out, and payment sent for the amount agreed for its rental. This in no way exempts one from also applying for the authorization for its use.
For further information or to send your request, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Successió Miró will answer all requests.
If the edition takes place abroad, in order to remit the royalties, contact the following entities in charge of management of Joan Miró royalties, operating in the country of origin:France
Successió Miró has an extensive archive of images of Joan Miró's works, in addition to a collection of photos, correspondence and a periodical library, along with his personal library, which includes exhibit catalogs and journals pertaining to Miró's figure and work.
Regarding the responsability of requesting the authorization of photo's author or executor, when these are under legal protection and have not yet become part of the public domain. Succesió Miró does not cede the photographer’s copyright.
Successió Miró declines any responsability for the use of images that have not been granted mandatory authorization in accordance with the current legislation on copyright matters.
If the edition takes place abroad, in order to remit the royalties, contact ADAGP (France) or the entities in charge of management of author's royalties, operating in the country of origin.ADAGP