NC Failage – Arnolfini Gallery

project.arnolfini offers a repository of materials for further use
under open content licenses

Fail. The GPL isn’t “open content”, and “open content” presupposes the
“content industry” as a frame of reference. “Free culture” is a
better description, but…

that require derived works to be made available under the same
(copyleft) conditions – using
using GNU GPL and Creative Commons
Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0.

NC-SA is not a free culture licence. And NC-SA is not copyleft either
because it does not fully pass on the right to use and distribute the work.

It should be a precondition of getting Arts Council funding that work be
BY-SA so that the public get full access to the work that they have paid for…

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