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Entries from September 23rd, 2005

Language of graffiti

September 23rd, 2005 Comments Off on Language of graffiti

Fascinating label text to an exhbition I saw in Berlin on street art at Neurotitan – a kind of gallery meets edgy design store – they had great books and zines . . . . with a nice selection of breakcore records in the corner as well.

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How to blog

September 23rd, 2005 Comments Off on How to blog

Here’s a great guide from Reporters Sans Frontieres. Blogs get people excited. Or else they disturb and worry them. Some people distrust them. Others see them as the vanguard of a new information revolution. Because they allow and encourage ordinary people to speak up, they’re tremendous tools of freedom of expression. Bloggers are often the […]

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Rights Clearances & Documentaries

September 22nd, 2005 Comments Off on Rights Clearances & Documentaries

A touchy subject but some interesting points raised here – http://www.theconglomerate.org/2005/09/iprs_in_context.html It will be interesting to see how the fair use exemptions unfold here in Australia and how these affect how we do things within the museum.

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BBC Creative Archive launches

September 10th, 2005 Comments Off on BBC Creative Archive launches

Fresh open license video for use by anyone . . . . in the UK. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/tv_and_radio/4225914.stm

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