When is the censorship of art acceptable? What rights to artists have in relation to the destruction or alteration of their public art? This panel will cover the First Amendment to the Constitution and U.S. obscenity law, examine censorship in the arts and its relationship to public funding, and the Visual Artists Rights Act (VARA). Free and open to the public. The summer series of lectures and panel discussions will all take place at the Community Gallery, 201 West Marcy Street in the Santa Fe Convention Center.  For more information call 505-955-6705 0r email This is the third event in the City of Santa Fe Arts Commission Community Gallery and New Mexico Lawyers for the Arts Summer Series  “The Law and Business of Art.”