Month: March 2011

“Open Source Culture”

I had a great time talking about "Open Source Culture" with Marc Garrett on Furtherfield's Resonance FM radio show last night. Here's a mini "Open Source Culture" reader for anyone who wants to find out more about this area: Culture is Public Because Meaning IsSal Randolphhttp://salrandolph.com/text/9/culture-is-public-because-meaning-is In Their Own WordsJoy Garnetthttp://www.nyfa.org/level3.asp?id=349&fid=6&sid=17 Open Source and Collective…
Posted in Free Culture

Comments Are Currently Broken

Email comments to rob at robmyers dot org and I'll add them manually for the moment. Yes, this is fail. I'll fix it as soon as I can.
Posted in Uncategorized

Artistic Freedom Of Speech Under Threat

In the US a judge has declared a series of paintings illegal because of copyright. They cannot be shown by their owners:http://www.edwardwinkleman.com/2011/03/appropriation-prohibition-or-why-i.htmlThis will have a chilling effect on artistic production in the US. It's also deeply silly.In the EU a clothing manufacturer is suing an artist for making a painting including an image of one…
Posted in Art, Free Culture