Art Law BlogPosts Categorized Under "Art Exhibitions"

The art world, and the laws that regulate it, are continually evolving.  Grossman LLP’s Art Law Blog offers our insights into the important legal issues and developments impacting the art world on a daily basis.

Recently Enacted Federal Law Hopes to Facilitate Art Lending from Abroad

Posted January 26th, 2017 - by


Under a recently enacted federal law, foreign states have been granted sovereign immunity in controversies over the temporary exhibition of artworks and cultural objects on loan to the United Sta… (read more)


Categories: Art Exhibitions, Legal Developments, Museums, Nazi-looted Art
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Prince’s Disavowal of Ivanka Trump Work Raises Questions About An Artist’s Role In Defining His Oeuvre

Posted January 17th, 2017 - by


Richard Prince is no stranger to controversy; indeed, it’s arguably an essential element of his art.  We’ve written in recent years about several copyright infringement cases against Prince invol… (read more)


Categories: Art Exhibitions, Art Galleries, Art Market, Authentication, Legal Developments
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Another Richard Prince Lawsuit

Posted December 5th, 2016 - by


Richard Prince has had a busy year on the litigation front. We’ve previously written about the copyright claims photographer Donald Graham filed last winter against Prince and the Gagosian Gal… (read more)


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McDonald’s Sued For Copying Graffiti Art

Posted October 10th, 2016 - by


When international fast-food chain McDonald’s launched a campaign featuring images of graffiti art decorating some of its restaurants, the restaurant opened itself up to litigation asserting, amo… (read more)


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Elliot Stevens Gallery and Customer Head To Court Over Allegedly Fake Sculptures

Posted September 23rd, 2016 - by


A disgruntled client’s claims against the Elliot Stevens Gallery and its executive are headed to trial this fall in a dispute involving the client’s purchase of a group of sculptures. The plai… (read more)


Categories: Art Exhibitions, Art Galleries, Art Market, Authentication, Fine Art, Legal Developments