When museums add transparency to ownership records and the copyright determination process, they can reduce risk – and increase confidence in the creative re-use of art by the public.
Below are a series of articles related to the challenges and opportunities in managing copyright for artists, museums, collectors and galleries.
Précis: Adapting to the pace of the digital age will require an acceleration in the work culture of most museums. How can they preserve the necessarily slow rhythm of scholarship while adopting the fast pace of the contemporary professional environment?
The European Parliament should be congratulated not for helping quell an escalating struggle between big powerful companies but rather for lifting up and giving needed voice to creators everywhere.