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Stealing Banksy?

graffoto1.blogspot.fr April 26, 2014
Stealing Banksy?

"Stealing Banksy" London25th - 27th April 2014 Photos: NoLionsInEngland except Art of The State and others where statedIt’s not often a piece of street art... [Read more]

Congressmen Propose National Resale Royalty Act for Artists

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February 26, 2014
Congressmen Propose National Resale Royalty Act for Artists

hyperallergic: The seal of the US Copyright Office (via Wikimedia) US Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and Ed Markey (D-MA) and Representative Jerrold... [Read more]

A Look At Saatchi Online

streetartnews.net August 13, 2013
A Look At Saatchi Online

This post is brought to you by Saatchi, All opinions are 100% ours. We’ve recently been browsing Saatchi online for a simple way to buy art online - a useful... [Read more]

Political Street Art Gets Mistaken for Banksy

Political Street Art Gets Mistaken for Banksy

MBut we do rarely venture outside the city of angeles when there is a worthy cause that deserves mentioning.  In Finland, a street artist named Sampsa has... [Read more]

Photographers Selling Street Art Photography

Photographers Selling Street Art Photography

MThe website is selling photography of street art pieces. Street artists, and we tend to agree with this mode of thought, believe that it is inherently... [Read more]

Art.com to compensate street artists whose work they sell

blog.vandalog.com April  1, 2013
Art.com to compensate street artists whose work they sell

Wooster Collective announced tonight that they have been and will continue to be working with Art.com to solve a very frustrating problem that many street... [Read more]

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS presents: PLANES, TRAINS & AUTOMOBILES

obeygiant.com March 19, 2013
SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS presents: PLANES, TRAINS & AUTOMOBILES

New Work by Jessica Hess and Tara Smith Opening Reception: Friday, March 22 • 8 PM – 11 PM Exhibition Dates: March 23 – April 20, 2013 SUBLIMINAL... [Read more]

Weekend link-o-rama

blog.vandalog.com March  2, 2013
Weekend link-o-rama

Dart, PC, Curve, Rams, and Sane As I’ve been gearing up for midterms, I’ve missed posting some great outdoor work (and other things) this week. Does... [Read more]

Beautiful Bugs

spqr.uk.net February 25, 2013
Beautiful Bugs

Beautiful Bugs – Artist Cut Launch Night – Friday 15th March- 7pm till 10pm Show Runs until 14th April Upfest Gallery 198 North Street, Bristol To... [Read more]

StolenSpace’s EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH CYRCLE.

blog.stolenspace.com February 13, 2013
StolenSpace’s EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH CYRCLE.

“People frequently ask me who the new upstarts are in street art… I’d say CYRCLE., but that would be underselling the diversity of their talents and the... [Read more]

Urban Masters Show /Opera Gallery London

graffitilandscapes.blogspot.com November  9, 2012
Urban Masters Show /Opera Gallery London

I don't normally like photos being taken of myself but i do love this shot by Paul Hampartsoumian at the Urban Masters show (© Copyright Paul Hampartsoumian... [Read more]

Skate & Create

iammorley.squarespace.com September 19, 2014

I took part in an awesome show called SKATE at the Flower Pepper Gallery! A TON of amazing artists had custom skateboard decks on display! This is a photo of... [Read more]

Early Beatles photographs by Astrid Kirchherr getting LA...

latimes.com August 20, 2013

Early Beatles photographs by Astrid Kirchherr getting LA showLos Angeles Times... exhibition with a Leica. ALSO: Pop Art: Astrid Kirchherr and the Beatles ·... [Read more]

5 California Things to Know for Tuesday - Modesto Bee

modbee.com August 13, 2013

5 California Things to Know for TuesdayModesto BeeBANKSY STREET MURAL 'FLOWER GIRL' HITS AUCTION BLOCK IN BEVERLY HILLS. The 2008 work, which originally... [Read more]

5 California Things to Know for Tuesday - The San Luis...

sanluisobispo.com August 13, 2013

5 California Things to Know for TuesdayThe San Luis Obispo TribuneBANKSY STREET MURAL 'FLOWER GIRL' HITS AUCTION BLOCK IN BEVERLY HILLS. The 2008 work, which... [Read more]

5 California Things to Know for Tuesday - KMPH Fox 26

kmph.com August 13, 2013

5 California Things to Know for TuesdayKMPH Fox 26BANKSY STREET MURAL 'FLOWER GIRL' HITS AUCTION BLOCK IN BEVERLY HILLS. The 2008 work, which originally... [Read more]

Banksy 2008 street mural goes up for auction - KSBY San...

ksby.com August 13, 2013

Banksy 2008 street mural goes up for auctionKSBY San Luis Obispo News... the mural is expected to fetch at least $150,000. It will be among the lots featured... [Read more]

Green Day Cleared in Lawsuit Over Concert Artwork -...

rollingstone.com August  7, 2013

RollingStone.com Green Day Cleared in Lawsuit Over Concert ArtworkRollingStone.comSeltzer created "Scream Icon," a twisted, tortured image of a face... [Read more]

Photographer Victorious in Copyright Lawsuit Against...

petapixel.com August  6, 2013

Photographer Victorious in Copyright Lawsuit Against Graffiti ArtistPetaPixelIn a case that has many similarities to the Shepard Fairey vs. AP legal battle,... [Read more]

50000 Finns Might Have Just Crowd-Written the Nation's...

motherboard.vice.com July 23, 2013

RT 50000 Finns Might Have Just Crowd-Written the Nation's Next Copyright LawMotherboard (blog)So severe it gave the copyright-reformers pushing the... [Read more]

Infringement, or Fair Use? Part II: the Opinioning. -...

Infringement, or Fair Use? Part II: the Opinioning.Scientific American (blog)The street art jumped out in a recent Google search for “ants”. The photograph... [Read more]

Ready for 'common sense' copyright? Finnish parliament to...

rt.com July 23, 2013

RT (blog) Ready for 'common sense' copyright? Finnish parliament to consider ...RT (blog)Sampsa, a political street artist known as the 'Finnish... [Read more]

Illegal street art calls out owners of Baltimore's vacant...

abc2news.com July 19, 2013

ABC2 News Illegal street art calls out owners of Baltimore's vacant propertiesABC2 NewsIllegal street art calls out owners of Baltimore's vacant... [Read more]

Jim Marshall Estate Sues Thierry Guetta and Google Over...

petapixel.com July 18, 2013

Jim Marshall Estate Sues Thierry Guetta and Google Over Copyright InfringementPetaPixelThe case pitted artist Shepard Fairey against the AP and Mannie Garcia... [Read more]

Demonstrator at the Treyvon Martin Rally in Washington DC...

dailycaller.com July 14, 2013

Demonstrator at the Treyvon Martin Rally in Washington DC - Copyright Daily ...Daily CallerWASHINGTON — Demonstrators took to the streets of D.C. to show... [Read more]

Make copyright law less of a lottery - Art Newspaper

theartnewspaper.com June 27, 2013

Art Newspaper Make copyright law less of a lotteryArt NewspaperAs a lawyer who advises creators on fair use every day—my clients have included... [Read more]

The architecture of art - Art Newspaper

theartnewspaper.com June 19, 2013

Art Newspaper The architecture of artArt NewspaperPaddle8 moves to buy stake in Artnet · US court rules in favour of Richard Prince in copyright... [Read more]

Q&A: Kirkland's IP head on copyright reform and Harry...

Q&A: Kirkland's IP head on copyright reform and Harry PotterThomson Reuters News & InsightShe represented J.K. Rowling in her successful bid to block... [Read more]

Google Art Project: Phil Thompson Talks Copyright Issues...

huffingtonpost.com June 13, 2013

Google Art Project: Phil Thompson Talks Copyright Issues And Outsourcing ...Huffington Post... way to address issues of appropriation and ownership in the... [Read more]

Queensgate woolly mammoths 'yarn bombed' by BombShells...

fox19.com June  8, 2013

Queensgate woolly mammoths 'yarn bombed' by BombShells Yarn - FOX19.com ...FOX19Yarn bombing is a type of graffiti or street art that employs colorful... [Read more]

Graffiti på uthusväg (Banksy inspirerad!) - Svenska YLE

svenska.yle.fi June  8, 2013

Graffiti på uthusväg (Banksy inspirerad!)Svenska YLECamilla målar graffitti. Copyright YLE/Strömsö. Ibland räcker inte pappren till, det behövs ännu mer yta... [Read more]

My Hong Kong with Johnson Chang and Yana Peel - Art...

theartnewspaper.com May 22, 2013

Art Newspaper My Hong Kong with Johnson Chang and Yana PeelArt NewspaperLawsuit raises questions about Warhol authentication process · UK museums... [Read more]

Chris Brown Spooks Neighbors With Curb Art - Fuse

fuse.tv May 12, 2013

Fuse Chris Brown Spooks Neighbors With Curb ArtFuseChris Brown is following in Justin Bieber's footsteps by raising the ire of neighbors in his... [Read more]

Banksy mural up for sale again - The Press Association

google.com May 11, 2013

Banksy mural up for sale againThe Press AssociationA section of wall where a Banksy mural was removed from the side of a Poundland shop. Copyright © 2013 The... [Read more]

When art ruled SoHo - Art Newspaper

theartnewspaper.com May  9, 2013

Art Newspaper When art ruled SoHoArt NewspaperCollector says Sotheby's sold him Nazi-owned art—now it's unsellable · Judge says Sid Vicious street... [Read more]

Federal Judge Calls Mr. Brainwash's Street Art "Not...

complex.com May  2, 2013

Complex.com Federal Judge Calls Mr. Brainwash's Street Art "Not Transformative," Disagrees ...Complex.comMany people dismiss Mr. Brainwash's work as... [Read more]

Mr Brainwash charged for not respecting copyright - AMA

artmediaagency.com May  2, 2013

Mr Brainwash charged for not respecting copyrightAMAMr Brainwash became famous for his role in the film Exit Through the Gift Shop by Banksy. He was already... [Read more]

Judge says Sid Vicious street art breaks copyright - Art...

theartnewspaper.com April 30, 2013

Art Newspaper Judge says Sid Vicious street art breaks copyrightArt NewspaperThe Los Angeles-based street artist Thierry Guetta, better known as Mr... [Read more]

'Gary Baseman: The Door is Always Open' Opening Night...

monstersandcritics.com April 28, 2013

Monsters and Critics.com 'Gary Baseman: The Door is Always Open' Opening Night Party PicturesMonsters and Critics.comShepard Fairey attending Gary... [Read more]

Copyright Infringement and the Culture of Suing Artists...

petapixel.com April 21, 2013

PetaPixel Copyright Infringement and the Culture of Suing Artists Into Submission ...PetaPixelI remember when this happened and it was like a Shepard... [Read more]

Painting on boulder in Vista asks: Mommy can I go kill...

10news.com April  8, 2013

10News Painting on boulder in Vista asks: Mommy can I go kill tonight?10NewsBanksy gained fame for guerrilla art; mostly on walls, a prankster who... [Read more]

Kickstarter Of The Day: Blackprints, Car Designs...

thecarconnection.com April  2, 2013

Kickstarter Of The Day: Blackprints, Car Designs ReimaginedThe Car Connection(Shepard Fairey was found guilty of similar transgressions in creating his Obama... [Read more]

Special Event at Harvard Law School, Wednesday 4/3

obeygiant.com April  1, 2013

I’m honored that this Wed. I will be giving giving a presentation on copyright and art at Harvard. I was asked by Harvard professor Terry Fisher, who worked... [Read more]

'Obamacare': Alameda man informs public about health care...

mercurynews.com March 24, 2013

'Obamacare': Alameda man informs public about health care lawSan Jose Mercury NewsThe band often plays at Speisekammer and has played the Park Street Art and... [Read more]

Alamedan has task of informing public about 'Obamacare' -...

insidebayarea.com March 21, 2013

Alamedan has task of informing public about 'Obamacare'Alameda Times-StarThe band often plays at Speisekammer and has played the Park Street Art and Wine... [Read more]

PBS launches its Online Film Festival - Pensacola News...

pnj.com March  4, 2013

PBS launches its Online Film FestivalPensacola News JournalThis flick profiles photographer/Native American activist Aaron Huey and features an appearance by... [Read more]

“The Pirate Bay Away From Keyboard”: Die Dokumentation...

rebelart.net February 13, 2013

TPB AFK hatte gerade Premiere bei der Berlinale, kann man sich natürlich (ganz legal) bei Pirate Bay runterziehen – oder bei YouTube anschauen. “The Pirate... [Read more]

2013 Obama inauguration avoiding classical music gaffe of...

latimes.com January 21, 2013

2013 Obama inauguration avoiding classical music gaffe of 2009Los Angeles TimesALSO: Lobby group highlights how Obama and Romney stand on the arts · Shepard... [Read more]

The best of Berlin's graffiti - euronews

euronews.com January  7, 2013

euronews The best of Berlin's graffitieuronewsThis is now a tourist attraction in its own right and each year thousands of people take part in the... [Read more]

The Walking DeadDrops

deaddrops.com March 19, 2012

Love it!! :) Great vid! Congrats Jerome! “How to survive the post Internet censorship apocalypse – (Exhumed DeadDrops travel through publics... [Read more]