California Arts Council

State of California

california resale royalty act

The California Arts Council is currently looking for information on the visual artists listed below in order to distribute California Resale Royalty Act funds to them or to their estates/heirs. Funds represent five percent of specific sales where the seller (in some cases, auction houses or galleries acting on behalf of the seller) sent the royalty to the Arts Council in compliance with the Act and where the artist's name was known.

If your name is on the lists below or if you know how to contact any of these artists or representatives of their estates, please contact .

This list has been updated as of May 29, 2012.

We are looking for contact information for the following artists or their estates:

Darrel Austin
Richmond Barthe
Daniel Brobender
Colleen Browning
Gary Burn
Lawrence Carroll
Elizabeth Catlett
Noel Daggett
Innocenzo Daraio
Robert Daughters
Enrico Donati
James Fetherolf
James Franco
John Friel
James Gill
Joseph Alexander Goethe
Marie Zoe Greene Mercier
Frederick Hammersley
Alex Kosta
Seiji Kunishima
Roy Leaf
Ruth Levin
Marilyn Levine
Robert Warren Loberg
E.M. Loomis
Robert Marks
Richard McClean
Carl Morris
James Norman
Raymond Pettibon
Clayton Pinkerton
Al Proom
Bob Scriver
Lloyd Sexton, Jr.
Robert Harley Seyle
George Stillman
Charles Winstanley Thwaites
William Wheeler
Jonas Wood
Aaron Young

In addition, the following artists or their estate representatives have been notified, and not yet responded or sent responses which are not yet complete:

Ben Abril
Mark Adams
Jonathan Barbieri
Jennifer Bartlett
Jean-Michel Basquiat
Henrietta Berk
Thomas Scharman Buechner
Nicolas Carone
George Condo
George Bauer Dunbar
Robert Duncan
Friedel Dzubas
Leonard Edmondson
Jules Engel
Ian Falconer
Christine Federighi
Frank Gallo
Jerry Garcia
Andre Gisson
Dimitri Hadzi
David Hammons
James Pinkney Havard
Al Held
Douglas Huebler
William Ivey
Friedolin Edward Kessler
Ro Kim
David Korty
Paul Lantz
David Manuel
John (CRASH) Matos
John McCracken
David McDermott
Ryuta Nakajima
Nathan Oliveira
Dennis Oppenheim
Larry Rivers
Ted Rose
Judith Rothschild
Robert M. Rucker
Tom Sachs
Italo Scanga
Phillip Sims
Sandy Skoglund
Hunt Slonem
Loran Speck
Don Suggs
Gary Swanson
Nelsen Valentine
Stephan von Huene
Raymond Whyte
Thornton Willis
Donald Roller Wilson
Paul Wonner
Barbara A. Wood
Peter Zecher
Larry Zox