Art Prevails Over New York’s Statutory Privacy Law

By | Art Law | April 17, 2015
Art Prevails Over New York’s Statutory Privacy Law

As recently reported by Artnet News, the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division ruled in favor of New York based fine arts photographer Arne Svenson and affirmed the Supreme Court’s decision that Svenson’s photographs of his Manhattan neighbors going about their everyday lives in their homes through open windows were protected under the First Amendment “in the form of art.”