Appropriation art and copyright: is fair use the solution?

Crisari, Camilla (A.A. 2021/2022) Appropriation art and copyright: is fair use the solution? Tesi di Laurea in Intellectual property, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Christophe Geiger, pp. 100. [Single Cycle Master's Degree Thesis]

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The historical of appropriation art from Roman antiquity to neo-conceptualist art. An overview on appropriation art. Emulation in the classical antiquity and the Greco-Roman sculptures. Manet’s Olympia, Giorgione’s and Tiziano’s Venus: reinterpretation of the female nude. Pop art: everyday objects become art: a focus on rauschenberg and Andy Warhol. Richard Prince: the king of appropriation art. Photography: a visual art that often oversteps copyright boundaries: focus on Sherrie Levine. The copyright legal framework in the European community and Italy: controversial concrete cases. The Berne convention: an overview on the international copyright legal framework. Exceptions and limitations in the EU acquis. The legal framework of Italian copyright law. Toward a fair use for visual arts: analysis of the US copyright legal framework and case law. Fair use between winning and critical aspects. Supreme Court decisions that have contributed to interpret the fair use legislation. Fair use’s issues when it comes to appropriation art: Roger v. Koons case. Other Koons’ cases which show inconsistency in applying fair use standard. Some proposed solutions to adapt fair use to visual arts. Is fair use the solution?


Bibliografia e sitografia: pp. 93-99.

Thesis Type: Single Cycle Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Single Cycle Master's Degree Programs > Single Cycle Master's Degree Program in Law (LMG-01)
Chair: Intellectual property
Thesis Supervisor: Geiger, Christophe
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Olivieri, Gustavo
Academic Year: 2021/2022
Session: Summer
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 21 Dec 2022 11:55
Last Modified: 21 Dec 2022 11:55


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