Bulgarian Artist to Sue Sochi Olympics for Plagiarism
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05 February 2014 16:49:43 Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency)
Bulgarian artist is taking the Sochi Olympic games organizers to court for plagiarism, Bulgarian Nova Tv reported. Elena Parusheva, Bulgarian artist living and working in France has filed a complaint in the Civil Court in Paris and in Interpol against two Russian companies – Design Depot and Energomash-BZEM. Parusheva claims that the companies have used her idea of a 32-meter high-voltage pylon in the shape of a jumping skier constructed in the area of the Olympic games in Sochi. "I insist that this is a case of plagiarism, because some of the art works of Design Depot are copies of my drawings or sculptures. The sculpture in Sochi is based on my designs," Elena Parusheva claimed on Nova TV morning show on Wednesday. Parusheva said that she met with Andrey Kazachenkov, the Adviser to the Chairman of Russian Federal Grid's Management Board at her exhibition in France in 2010. The two discussed a possible collaboration for the Sochi Games in 2014, however after Parusheva sent 19 of her designs, the communication has stopped. In 2013, the artist saw publications in Russian media depicting the sculptures of a skier and a reindeer in Sochi which very much resembled her own designs. Parusheva is determined to sue the two companies for plagiarism. Her claim was supported by Russian bloggers of BlogSochi.ru who insisted that the "sculptures should be given back to the artist", Bulgarian Manager News announced. Full article on Bulgarian Artist to Sue Sochi Olympics for Plagiarism
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A controversial logo for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has been scrapped amid allegations of plagiarism against designer Kenjiro Sano, the Tokyo Olympics organizing committee has said.
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In this photo taken Aug. 9, 2015, residents walk underneath a giant sculpture in the shape of an oil bubble under construction in the city of Karamay in the China’s Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous ...
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Reprints + - In this photo taken Aug. 9, 2015, residents walk past a giant sculpture in the shape of an oil bubble under construction in the city of Karamay in the China's Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region. Renowned British-Indian artist Anish Kapoor has expressed outrage about the appearance of the sculpture in China that appears identical to his "Cloud Gate" in Chicago. (Color China Photo via AP) CHINA OUT Photo Credit: AP advertisement | advertise...
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FILE - This is a Sunday, March 22, 2015. file photo of people as they are reflected by the Cloud Gate at Millennium Park in Chicago. Renowned artist Anish Kapoor has expressed outrage about ...
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LONDON (AP) — Renowned artist Anish Kapoor has expressed outrage about the appearance of a sculpture in China that appears identical to his "Cloud Gate" in Chicago.
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1.3576939 12 August 2015 16:53:58 WN.com - World News
LONDON (AP) - Renowned artist Anish Kapoor has expressed outrage about the appearance of a sculpture in China that appears...
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1.3385994 20 July 2014 08:14:20 YonhapNews
SEOUL, July 20 (Yonhap) -- A South Korean singer who got entangled in a plagiarism controversy last year settled the dispute with an agreement to share the rights of his song with the foreign artists who own the song he is accused of copying, entertain
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1.1217308 17 February 2014 08:46:12 YonhapNews
SEOUL, Feb. 17 (Yonhap) -- A group of South Korean pop, classical and jazz artists will perform the nation's most popular folk song of "Arirang" together during the closing ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics, organizers of the event said Monday.
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1.0781856 11 February 2014 08:23:24 Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency)
Four Bulgarians will compete in different events at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics on Tuesday. Antonia Grigorova-Burgova and Teodora Malcheva will take part in the women's cross country sprint event starting 12 noon EET, according to reports of Sega daily. Veselin Tsinzov and Andrei Gridin will compete in the men's cross country sprint event which starts at 12.25 EET.
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1.0781856 05 February 2014 16:49:40 Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency)
Bulgaria's national flag was raised at an official ceremony in the Olympic village in Russian resort town of Sochi. The Bulgarian flag for the 2014 Winter Olympics was planted in the Mountain Village, near the Sochi snowboard and alpine ski zones. The ceremony was hosted by Olympic village vice-mayor, Russian veteran star gymnast, winner of 4 Olympic gold medals Alexei Nemov, reports the Bulgarian Olympic Committee. Official guards carried in the Bulgarian flag and raised it under the sounds of the Bulgarian national anthem, after which the 18-strong Bulgarian athlete team was presented with gifts by the hosts. Flag ceremonies for Dominica and Latvia followed. The Bulgarian athletes, who have already started their last trainings before the Olympics, have expressed their excitement at conditions and organization on ground in the Olympic village. Wednesday the Olympic flame arrived in Sochi, where it will make rounds over three days, before the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics on Friday.
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