40th anniversary fund

40TH ANNIVERSARY FUND

With the 40th Anniversary Fund, the Society seeks to extend its role beyond the creation of events and publications for its members.  It wants to leave a legacy for the decorative arts in the public realm, responding to

What we will do

The Fund would develop the DAS’s recent policy to support scholars, acquisitions and display with

          (i) participation in a DAS foreign study tour

         (ii) assistance with travel connected with research, which will be                  publicised by the DAS (eg lead to Journal or newsletter articles)

It helps Museums at a time of minimal purchase grants if a Society like the DAS registers its support by providing the “seed corn” towards a purchase.  

How we will do it

The Fund