"The image of the Atomium is protected since its construction. It's mandatory to gain approval from the vzw/asbl Atomium and the SABAM, before copying or broadcasting the image of the Atomium. It is also necessary to mention "copyright vzw/asbl Atomium"."
"The image of the Atomium is protected since 1958, every use of it should be requested for authorisation to the vzw/asbl Atomium."
"The image of the Atomium is protected. Any use, distribution and/or reproduction must be notified to vzw/asbl Atomium or the society SABAM. Any infringement of this procedure will be pursued through the courts."
One of the faded aluminium sheets of the Atomium, displayed at the Delft University of Technology