• Photographer Says Artist Stole Photo for ‘Remix'

    2 monthes ago - By Peta Pixel

    South African photographer Graeme Williams was attending the opening of the Johannesburg Art Fair earlier this month when he was shocked to see his own photo on a gallery wall with credit being given to African American artist Hank Willis Thomas .
    Here's what Williams saw on the wall of the Goodman Gallery:
    The “remixed” version of Williams' photo by artist Hank Willis Thomas.
    The photo wasn't exactly Williams' version: it had been “remixed” by Thomas. Here's the original photo Williams shot in Thokoza in 1990 during a Nelson Mandela rally:
    “By slightly whitening part of the image...
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