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More art theft: indie artist takes on Zara for plagiarism

Posted by Kim Haskins on

I'll try to stop boring everyone with my legal woes about stolen artwork soon, but in case anyone's interested in the scale of theft by massive companies from independent artists & designers, take a look at this article by i-D about how fashion retailer Zara has nicked designs from indie artist Tuesday Bassen. It's appallingly blatant! All artists / designers need to take note and help raise awareness of thieving bastardry on a global scale. Here's an excerpt I particularly relate to:"Tuesday Bassen is an LA-based independent artist and pin and patch maker who came forward last week with claims...

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