Decontextualisation of Street Art

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This chapter discusses the increasing tendency to remove street art from its original site for personal gain. It further explores whether/how copyright claims can be an effective means of preventing such extractions.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Cambridge Handbook of Copyright in Street Art and Graffiti
EditorsEnrico Bonadio
PublisherCambridge University Press
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9781108563581
Publication statusPublished - 2019 Nov

Subject classification (UKÄ)

  • Law

Free keywords

  • street art
  • street art studies
  • street art world
  • site-specific art
  • site-specificity
  • urban art
  • graffiti
  • urban creativity

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