Archive for November, 2011

Out and about: street art

Posted in 1P, Photo with tags , , , , on November 11, 2011 by 1place

George Street, Sydney, November 2011

You’ve got to love Sydney in the Spring. The city is transformed into a living canvas, with public art at every turn.

It’s all part of the annual Art & About event. It’s worth checking out.


Top Advertising Agency IP – going cheap or creating value

Posted in 1P, Advertising, Article, Copyright, Marketing with tags , , , on November 8, 2011 by 1place

The following note deals with the creation of IP by an advertising agency, remuneration and the creative possibilities that copyright offers.  This was originally posted on the blog of marketing management gurus  TrinityP3

The original note can be read here

Perhaps the number one (silly) copyright misconception is that copyright protection is somehow obtained by mailing your work to yourself and retaining the unopened envelope.  This is commonly known as Poor Man’s Copyright.

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Emerging to fly

Posted in Australian IP Case Law on November 6, 2011 by 1place

Art takes many forms … and often provides a point of reflection:
The above was sent to me with a copy of the artist’s profile in this month’s “Craft Arts International” by Gordon Foulds who writes “… her portrait of well known local surfer Mark Occhilupo … delighted everyone who saw it”. She was also finalist in this year’s Portia Geach Memorial Award 2011 – Australia’s prestigious portrait exhibition for female artists – for a portrait of Ilia Saiki Chidzey titled a Designer in Contemplation.  The artist is Melissa Bates.

IP Conundrum #4

Posted in 1P, Copyright with tags , , on November 6, 2011 by 1place

IP conundrum #4


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