Austin collage artist makes copyright claim

Two pieces of art, included as an exhibit in a copyright lawsuit.

Side-by-side images of work by Lynthia Edwards (left) and Deborah Roberts (right) were included in the complaint filed by Roberts in federal court.

An Austin collagist is suing another artist and a gallerist for copyright infringement.

The big picture: Deborah Roberts’ claims raise fundamental questions about the creation and ownership

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Austin accepting applications for art career training program

Illustration of a paint tube with money coming out.
Illustration: Allie Carl/Axios

The city wants to turn local artists into profitable business owners.

Driving the news: Economic development officials opened up applications for “Artist Career Training,” a six-week business training program about planning, marketing and funding a business in the creative industries.

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