Sculptor Compensated For Destruction of Public Art Work

There's at least one incentive for property owners to maintain required public artwork.

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August 15, 2000, 2:30 PM PDT

By Abhijeet Chavan @http://twitter.com/legalaidtech


When Colorado Place was developed in Santa Monica, CA, a fountain was incorporated to fulfill the local artwork requirement. After the piece was destroyed, thesculptor-designer filed suit. His complaint cited state and federal statutes that recognize the ownership rights of artists to public artworks which they create.

Thanks to Wes Joe

Tuesday, August 15, 2000 in The Los Angeles Times

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