Home › Forums › Business and Legal › Are Video Games Art? This topic has 5 replies, 4 voices, and was last updated 8 years, 7 months ago by Aphra K. Viewing 5 reply threads Author Posts December 3, 2012 at 8:50 am #8638 AnonymousInactive Nice post on one of my favourite law blogs out there by Rosie Burbridge discussing the new MoMA exhibition. I’d love to get to see it. Anyone who does see it, make sure to report back! http://aandalawblog.blogspot.ie/2012/12/are-video-games-art.html July 17, 2013 at 9:02 am #50265 AnonymousInactive Really very nice post and very informative.I really like this. July 17, 2013 at 4:32 pm #50266 Aphra KKeymaster Nice Actually James Newman in the UK has a new book out called ‘Best Before’ which looks at the problems involved in game preservation. On my to read pile. http://books.google.ie/books?id=Fc5k2i6VNlkC&printsec=frontcover&dq=Best+before&hl=en&sa=X&ei=_8bmUeTcCpLg7QaOj4CABA&ved=0CDEQ6AEwAA Aphra September 16, 2013 at 1:27 pm #50456 AnonymousInactive Nice article, I think ‘yes’ is the short answer. Ian Bogost’s ‘Things To Do With Videogames’ has some good discussion defining different categories of ‘art’ games, well worth reading. October 10, 2013 at 8:50 am #50516 AnonymousInactive IP rights in games, media and art is a pet subject of mine, but it does not come up often enough in practice for me, truth be told. Interesting case here, and probably indicative of a trend in celebrities developing, monetising and exploiting their image and "look": http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1770495-tattoo-artist-continues-legal-battle-over-art-featured-in-ufc-branded-video-game http://ipkitten.blogspot.ie/2013/09/copyright-in-tattoos-in-videogames-will.html October 11, 2013 at 3:47 pm #50523 Aphra KKeymaster intriguing and difficult area I suspect. If the game company looses I can see them blurring tattoos in the future Aphra Author Posts Viewing 5 reply threads The forum ‘Business and Legal’ is closed to new topics and replies.