Janine Gordonlost her well-publicized copyright lawsuit against Ryan McGinley last August when the district court judge decided there was “an utter lack of similarity” between the two photographers’ work.
No one expects anyone who buys an expensive artist-designed skateboard to actually use it. So for his collaboration with French art-deck purveyor Mekanism, painter David Reed went ahead and cut the decks in half and mounted them on wooden frames.
Two University of Denver law students and a professor filed a new suit to halt Christo’s controversial Over the River project on behalf of the environmental group Rags Over the Arkansas River (ROAR), the Pueblo Chieftan reports.
Dozens of expert replicas of the Mona Lisa have survived since the original was painted in the 16th century, but perhaps none as special as the one just discovered by conservators at the Prado in Madrid.