Seminario Fundación Cisneros 2013
"Promises of the Commons: Authorship, copyright and access in contemporary art"
November 15, 2013
Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas
Gerardo Zavarce, Fabiana Garreta, Lucas Ospina, "Public Domain"
The first Pecha Kucha will address access and the right to information, raising questions around the relation between intellectual property and public domain. How can we balance the property rights of authors with the notions of freedom of expression? Is there rivalry between the recognition of creativity and the public interest? Is social welfare adverse to the interest of the creator? These and other questions will be addressed. Introduction: Nicholas Gerardi