Me, as stolen by Richard Prince

25th June 2015 By Dr Angela Adrian

Artist and alleged thief, Richard Prince, reminded us that what you post is public. It can be shared for anyone to see and, apparently, use. As a part of the Frieze Art Fair in New York, Prince displayed giant screenshots of other people’s Instagram photos without warning or permission. He then sold these prints for $90,000 apiece. Is copyright law so very flexible?

This article first published here:  https://cyberlawandregulation.wordpress.com/2015/06/03/me-as-stolen-by-richard-prince/

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