• Year of the Knockoff: 2018 in Theme

    Year of the Knockoff: 2018 in Theme0

    I’m not saying it’s a new thing, I am saying it’s a now thing. Knockoffs! Bootlegs. But ones that are done legally, right there in your face, by the big boys. Maybe we should call them pastiches but “pastiche” feels like a sustained study rather than the premise-snatch-&-run-your-own-way I feel like I’m seeing a lot

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  • Silver Sprocket’s Avi Ehrlich Talks Business of Small Press and Art Theft on Redbubble

    Silver Sprocket’s Avi Ehrlich Talks Business of Small Press and Art Theft on Redbubble0

    Art theft is as old as art itself, but in the digital era it is easier than ever to commit, and harder than ever to police. Perhaps the most common and familiar form occurs when an artist’s work is shared on social media without credit; a work can earn thousands of reblogs, likes, and comments

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