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An artist who is commissioned by the program to create a work of art has the following rights with respect to that work of art:

(1) All rights secured to the artist under federal copyright laws;

(2) The right to claim authorship of the work of art;

(3) The right to photographic reproduction of the work of art;

(4) The right of first refusal:

(a) To conduct all repair and conservation work on the work of art in accordance with accepted principles of professional conservation; and

(b) To purchase the work of art if the City decides to sell it; and

(5) The right to deny further association of the artist’s name with or authorship of the work of art if conservation or repair work is done by a person other than the artist, which in the opinion of the artist damages its integrity.

(Enacted 2022-49)