Glasstire’s Titus O’Brien isn’t the only one wrangling with sleazy art merchants. Lorena Fernandez, an artist who blogs about the Houston art scene on the Houston Chronicle’s website reports an amazingly bald-faced ripoff. It seems an internet artist calling himself Martin Azari was selling a painting on ebay, using a photograph of one Fernandez’s paintings as the illustration! Read her post about it, and the letter-writing campaign that fixed it here .
also by Bill Davenport
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- Archive: Painting on My Planet/The Top Ten Painters in Houston - January 1st, 2016
- Archive: Tire Iron 0: Cropduster: Hills Snyder/Chris Sauter - December 28th, 2015
- DMA Crane Flip Video - April 26th, 2015
- Helmreich New Dean of Fine Arts at TCU - April 25th, 2015