A Robert Power is contacting artists, asking about artwork for sale, from the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org. He is a known scammer, so be sure to delete any emails you receive from this address.
Thanks to InLiquid member Sara Benowitz for the tip-off.
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If you’ve already been the victim of a scam, find a roundup of steps you can take here.
The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3):