Lygia Pape’s Daughter Suing LG Over Use of Artist’s Work in Phone Packaging

July 20th, 2017

Ttetia 1, C by Lygia Pape, via BloombergThe daughter of Brazilian artist Lygia Pape is suing electronics giant LG for is reportedly unlicensed use of the artist’s sculpture Tteia 1, C in packaging materials, advertising and promotions for one of its phones. “That LG and others stole her work for their crass commercial purposes is not only against the law, it is an affront, an ugly reminder that enormous corporations such as LG believe themselves beyond the law,” Paula Pape says. “They can steal now and pay later from their profits,” she said.Read more at Bloomberg