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This guy is selling people's Instagram photos for $100K - without their permission

Photo credit : @doedeere
This guy is selling people's Instagram photos for $100K - without their permission
Richard Prince considers himself to be an artist because he's able to pick out the best photos Instagram has to offer, print them and display them in galleries. Anyone could have done the same thing, but no one did and now, Prince is showing his work in established institutions, such as the Gagosian Gallery in New York. 

The canvases are also selling like hot cakes, with images from his "New Portraits" show going for up to $100K each. All without the permission of the people featured in them -- wowza. To be fair, Prince did add a 'comment' to each of the works, thus creating part of them (in a strange way), but that's it... doesn't exactly sound like true art.  
 
A photo of @DoeDeere, for example, sold for $90K, and although critics are calling him out for copyright infringement and being an all-around bad person, she, for one, is not planning any sort of retribution. She wrote: 
 

She then followed that up with:
 

What do you think: Copyright infringement or art?