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Art collector sues NFT platform Nifty Gateway over Beeple auction

Article published: 1st October, 2021

Amir Soleymani, who has had his Nifty account and assets frozen, has accused the platform of changing its terms of sale.

The Tension Between Copyright Law and Appropriation Art

Article published: 29th September, 2021

As a US court issues a decision on the dispute between the Andy Warhol Foundation and photographer Lynn Goldsmith, two lawyers explore relevant precedents.

Blockchain in the Art World

Article published: 17th June, 2021

What is Blockchain? What does it have to do with art? Are NFTs the same as crypto-art? And is it just a trend, or has is changed the art world forever?

The Art Newspaper on the Launch of Artistate

Article published: 22nd September, 2021

I. Macquisten on Artistate's launch, history, service offerings, and mission to transform the way that artists and their estates approach legacy planning.

The Artist Estate Handbook by Loretta Würtenberger

Article published: 1st January, 2021

This handbook presents the possible legal framework, appropriate financing models, as well as the proper handling of the market, museums, and academia.

Artists are not caught under AML in the UK

Article published: 27th May, 2021

HM Treasury have confirmed that artists – persons who create original art – do not fall under the scope of the Anti Money Laundering Regulations.

'It's like a marriage' - Alvaro Barrington and Sadie Coles get frank about artist-dealer relationships

Article published: 22nd February, 2021

Artist-dealer relationships are rarely discussed in public—unless things go horribly wrong.

How Being Represented by Multiple Galleries Impacts an Artist’s Market

Article published: 15th October, 2020

By maintaining relationships with smaller, local galleries in addition to large international ones, artists can not only achieve success, but ensure that other artists from their communities can someday do the same.

How does Brexit affect the Artist’s Resale Right?

Article published: 20th January, 2021

The Government of the United Kingdom (UK) has guaranteed that artists and their heirs continue to benefit from the Artist’s Resale Right (ARR) now that the UK has left the European Union.

Preserving the Œuvre: The Significance of Catalogues Raisonnés

Article published: 21st November, 2018

In what was often considered a reasonably solitary profession, scholars and researchers in the field are now building networks to raise important issues, share knowledge and facilitate collaboration.

Protecting Copyright and the Artist’s Resale Right after Death

Article published: 29th January, 2021

Copyright and the Artist’s Resale Right are valuable assets that allow artists to generate an income from royalties during their lifetime and for 70 years after their death.

Succession Planning for Artists and Art Dealers

Article published: 18th August, 2020

There are many reasons why you, as an artist or dealer might wish to plan for the succession of ownership and control of your artwork both during your lifetime and after your death.

The Artist’s Resale Right for for Heirs and Beneficiaries

Article published: 6th February, 2012

The Artist’s Resale Right entitles artists to a royalty each time their work is resold by an art market professional

Building a Legacy - Instalment #1 - Gagosian Quarterly

Article published: 4th March, 2019

Attorney Luke Nikas tells the Quarterly’s Alison McDonald about what steps artists, scholars, and authentication boards can take to protect themselves.

How to Make the Most of an Artist’s Estate

Article published: 2nd October, 2019

Four takeaways from the Institute for Artists’ Estates’ Los Angeles workshop

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