Copyright for Artists –
With the massive amount of media being easily shared digitally, how do we know what’s fair to use or what others can use of ours? Recent court cases with Canadian artists emphasize the importance of understanding copyright. Presenting and accessing creative works – art, photography, video, writing, music – is easier than ever and this has major implications on how we choose to showcase our creative output.
From understanding copyright and its applications for creators to fair dealing and fair use, lawyer and copyright expert Martha Rans will unravel the shifting and evolving legal issues that need to be a major part of your business as an artist. This workshop is recommended for all creators: visual artists, media artists, composers, writers, performing artists, and photographers.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on June 1, 2011 – 9:07pm On Wednesday June 1st. the Kootenay Gallery of Art in Castlegar will be hosting a workshop in partnership with CARFAC BC on Copyright Issues for artists of all disciplines and how these issues impact their professional practice. This interactive workshop will be facilitated by […]