Know Your First Amendment Rights

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Date/Time: Tuesday, May 9th, 10:30AM-12:00PM
Price:  FREE, and Open to the Public
Location: 7 Stages Theatre, 1105 Euclid Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307

C4 Atlanta, in partnership with Georgia Lawyers for the Arts, present Know Your First Amendment Rights. This 90 minute session will cover the basics of First Amendment Rights for artists whose work is in the public right of way. Primary focus will be on artists performing, exhibiting or selling in the public right of way.

For more about Georgia Lawyers for the Arts, please visit: Georgia Lawyers for the Arts

Please note: Content in this workshop is provided for educational and informational purposes only, and should not be construed as an alternative to working with a lawyer or law professional. 


Participants will gain a better understanding of:

  • A basic overview of First Amendment Rights (also known as Freedom of Expression Rights)  pertaining to artistic work.
  • An understanding of rights in public space vs. private space
  • Resources for what to do when things go wrong

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This workshop is free!

How is this workshop different from other workshops?

This workshop will focus primarily on artists working in the public right of way: busking, public performances, mural art, selling on work on public property, etc.