copyright for artists Archive

Newly Released Open Access Images From the Met

On Tuesday, the Metropolitan Museum of Art announced it's releasing images from its collection for the public to use freely. Read more →

Repost: Protecting Images of Your Artwork Online

In the low-attention-span world of the Internet, photos are the best way to grab someone's attention. But what about when someone wants to steal your work? Here are the best ways to keep your work protected. Read more →

Free Copyright Lecture at the Torpedo Factory

This talk is intended for artists of all stripes, from 2D/3D animators, graphic designers to traditional artists interested in learning more about their rights under US law. Read more →

Professional Development for Artists: Four Free Seminars

The Art League Gallery is hosting a lecture series with experts speaking on issues related to professional development for artists. Read more →

Free Legal & Financial Workshop for Artists

If you can make the trek to Maryland’s Eastern Shore on Monday, May 6, this free workshop will be of interest: PNC Bank, Maryland Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, Maryland Citizens for the Arts, and the Avalon Theatre present an afternoon symposium to help the state’s creative class better navigate copyright law, liability insurance, business entities, merchant services Read more →

Artful Resources: Protecting Images of Your Artwork Online

This is a sequel to our recent post, “Artful Resources: Using Flickr to Share Your Art.” If you’re on Facebook, Flickr, or a blog to promote your artwork, you hopefully also have some images of your work. That’s great! In the low-attention-span world of the Internet, photos are the best way to grab someone’s Read more →