Thursday, June 6, 2013

"The arts are a terrible business"

Copyright wars are damaging the health of the internet | Technology | " . . . the arts are a terrible business, one where the majority of the income accrues to a statistically insignificant fraction of practitioners – a lopsided long tail with a very fat head. I happen to be one of the extremely lucky lotto winners in this strange and improbable field – I support my family with creative work – but I'm not parochial enough to think that my destiny and the destiny of my fellow 0.0000000000000000001 percenters are the real issue here. What is the real issue here? Put simply, it's the health of the internet. . . ." (read more at link above)

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NYTimes: Art & Design