One of the main aims of the Art Lawyers network is to deploy the culture of law applied to art amongst all those who operate in this specific sector: artists, collectors, intermediaries (gallery owners, auction houses, etc.). To achieve this aim, the members of the network periodically publish detailed reviews accessible to all those interested simply by subscribing to the newsletter of the website.
Along with the most common and numerous artistic expressions such as painting, sculpture and photography, contemporary art has developed new particular languages artists interpret using new means, through the creation of installations or by performances, often unique and conceived for a particular type of event, site or collector: these works are called site specific.read more
This article originates from a conceptual challenge and from a legal challenge. The conceptual challenge refers to how identifying the main characters’ role when dealing with contemporary artwork. The other challenge refers to the law and its relations with contemporary art.read more