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5:26 am on Monday October 26, 2009

Library giving free screening of 'Copyright Criminals' tonight

Image by Independent LensImage by copyrightcriminals.jpg Does remix culture get a bad rap? The Charleston Country Library traditionally does a good job of putting on interesting film events, but its connections to Cara White, the Mount Pleasant-...
10:49 am on Friday April 10, 2009

Dissecting Fairey's 'Hope' poster and his approach to art

Image by WikipediaImage by fairey.jpg Fairey poses with the Obama Hope poster at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston. A note about "local:" Keeping up with Shepard Fairey coverage is an interesting point in our focus on local. On one hand we...
10:24 am on Friday February 13, 2009

Colbert sums up debate over Obama poster

Image by 20090213-obama-big.gif There's been a whole lot said over Shepard Fairey's alleged copy right infringement of an AP photograph when creating his iconic poster of Barack Obama, but I haven't found any of them quite as succinct as this piece...