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Interview: Jeffrey Goldstein On Why He’s Suing Vivian Maier’s Estate

Photo © Vivian Maier, Negative In The Collection of Stephen Bulger Gallery

Photo © Vivian Maier, Negative In The Collection of Stephen Bulger Gallery

The Vivian Maier story has taken another ironic turn as Jeffrey Goldstein (who once owned the second largest collection of Vivian Maier negatives) has filed suit against the Vivian Maier Estate. The lawsuit is puts a dollar value on the work he has done if he’s forced to turn over his remaining assets to the estate. We talked to Jeffrey to find out why he filed the suit and what he sees coming next in the Vivian Maier story. Hit the jump for the interview!

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Owning Vivian Maier

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The Vivian Maier story has taken an interesting turn as a potential new heir to the Maier estate has been found by a lawyer in Chicago. The future of the work of the reclusive nanny and talented street photographer is on hold as the courts decide who owns the copyright. Hit the jump for the full story.

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