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Artist Gwenn Seemel’s bilingual blog about art, portraiture, free culture, and feminism.


Uncopyright: this category of my blog includes articles and videos that discuss copyright, free culture, and imitation in art.

Free yourself! / Libérez-vous!

2015 . 08 . 26 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

butterflies


This is the talk I did at the beginning of July in France, with English subtitles. Voici le talk que j’ai fait en début juillet en France.


Open collaboration

2015 . 07 . 27 - Comments / Commentaires (5)

eye


What an unsatisfied client and two repaired pieces of public art have in common.


Dreaming up something different

2015 . 07 . 18 - Comments / Commentaires (2)

Shannon Kringen


This photo by Shannon Kringen has been altered using Google’s Deep Dream algorithms, a filter that a number of people have told me resembles my work.


Stand up, children! / Allons, enfants!

2015 . 07 . 17 - Comments / Commentaires (4)

candle in cathedral


I just got back from eleven days in France at a conference. Je viens de passer onze jours en France à une conférence.


Learning to play the Harp(er)

2015 . 07 . 09 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

Charley Harper


How the wildlife painter Charley Harper helped me to make some political art.


Living artists giving to the public domain / Les artistes vivants qui donnent au domaine public

2015 . 07 . 06 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

Gwenn


It’s a lot like how u-pick farmers make their businesses work. Ça ressemble un peu à la façon dont les fermes autocueillettes fonctionnent.


On my way! / En route!

2015 . 07 . 02 - Comments / Commentaires (2)

wall


Next week, I’ll be speaking in France! La semaine prochaine, je fais une conférence en France!


Une lettre aux guerriers du droit d’auteur

2015 . 06 . 30 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

ours


Pour toute personne qui défend avec passion le droit d’auteur et croit qu’il sert aux artistes, voici ce que j’ai à vous dire.


A portrait of the artist as a young copycat

2015 . 06 . 11 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

Guayasamin


When I was 15, a friend introduced me to the work of Ecuadorian artist Oswaldo Guayasamín and changed my art forever.


Seventh generation / La septième génération

2015 . 06 . 08 - Comments / Commentaires (2)

Gwenn


Thoughts on copyright’s very long term. Quelques réflexions sur le très long terme du droit d’auteur.


Open discussions and public shaming / Les discussions ouvertes et l’humiliation publique

2015 . 05 . 27 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

Gwenn Seemel and Sarah Greenman


Talking about this imitation of my style by Sarah Greenman isn’t shaming her. Cette imitation de mon style par Sarah Greenman peut être discutée sans humilier l’imitateur.


Conferencing in France! / Une conférence en France!

2015 . 05 . 19 - Comments / Commentaires (4)

Mickey Moses


I’m excited to announce that this July I’ll be talking at the Rencontres Mondiales du Logiciel Libre in France about how to free yourself and your art! En juillet, je vais faire une conférence aux Rencontres Mondiales du Logiciel Libre en France sur comment libérer votre art et vous-même!


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My name is Gwenn Seemel. I live in Richmond, Virginia, USA. I’m a full-time artist who blogs in French as well as in English. More...



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