Creative Commons

Art

The Met Just Released 375,000 Priceless Artworks into the Public Domain

America's largest museum sets free its iconic collection of paintings and sculptures.
Beckett Mufson
2.9.17
Features

This Website Turns Live Police and Emergency Responder Radio into Timely Ambient Music

We talked to the creator of You Are Listening To Los Angeles about the impetus and politics behind his open-source project.
Michael Rancic
12.9.16
Features

Why a Canadian Composer’s Controversial 80s Work is Still Ahead of Today's Copyright Laws

Before Girl Talk and the major label lawsuits, John Oswald's plunderphonic records proved sampling's possibilities.
Michael Rancic
7.13.16
Art

Help Fight ISIS by Rebuilding Palmyra in 3D

#FREEBASSEL and an initiative to virtually rebuild the ancient city of Palmyra.
Benoit Palop
11.10.15
Art

The Spaghetti Moons And Disco Ball Boyfriends Of Collage Artist Eugenia Loli

Self-professed sushi aficionado Eugenia Loli is a master of the surrealistic collage.
Sami Emory
10.15.14
Words

What the Hell is Girl Talk Up to These Days?

Between taking his dog to the vet, Girl Talk is making hip-hop productions and fighting the good fight for sample-based music.
VICE Thump
10.10.14
News

The Faces of #bringbackourgirls Aren't Their Faces at All

The image of a young African girl has punctuated news and social media feeds for over a month now. It first gained the attention of millions as a Twitter post calling for the release of more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls abducted by the terror group...
Laura Rodriguez Castro
6.10.14
Photo

Here Are Some Great Photos of People Posing Next to a Cardboard Cutout of the Pope

There's a Flickr account with over 6,000 photos of people posing next to a cardboard pope, and these are some of the best shots.
Harry Cheadle
5.16.14
Arcade Fire and Chris Milk

How The Internet Is Creating New Possibilities For Artists Online

<p>PBS&#8217;s latest Off Book episode features Kickstarter, Creative Commons&#8230;. and The Creators Project&#8217;s very own Creative Director and Global Editor.</p>
The Creators Project Staff
3.21.12
News

The Author of SOPA Is a Copyright Violator

Is Lamar Smith going to send himself to jail?
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
1.12.12