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Katy Perry's Graffiti Dress At The Center Of Lawsuit

08/06/2015
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(Radio.com) Joseph Tierney, the street artist known as "Rime," has filed a lawsuit against Italian designer Moschino over the dress Katy Perry wore to the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Met Gala in May.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Rime alleges that Moschino and Jeremy Scott (Moschino's Creative Director) took his mural "Vandal Eyes," and put it on Perry's dress.

"If this literal misappropriation were not bad enough, Moschino and Jeremy Scott did their own painting over that of the Artist--superimposing the Moschino and Jeremy Scott brand names in spray-paint style as if part of the original work," the complaint states. Read more here.

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