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Sharing a lost city: An innovative collaboration with re:3d and the New Palmyra project

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:45:30 +0000

Together with re:3d, an Austin-based 3D printing company, and the #NEWPALMYRA project, a community platform dedicated to the virtual remodeling and creative use of architecture from the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, Creative Commons has produced a 200 pound, 7.5 feet tall 3D rendering of one of the Palmyra Tetrapylons.

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Our biggest report yet: State of the Commons 2016

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:02:55 +0000

We are pleased to announce our annual State of the Commons report, which celebrates our global community of artists, archivists, and advocates working to further collaboration, creativity, and access to research and cultural heritage.

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How Can The Commons Stay Relevant? Let’s Talk GLAM.

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:42:37 +0000

Imagine a Vilhelm Hammershøi painting printed out and hung over your fireplace, a 3D printed sculpture in your garden, or maybe a party that mixes Spotify playlists with an opera singer performing romantic songs in front of the newly acquired Friedrich’s painting.

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Meet CC: Voices from our Global Summit Scholarship Recipients

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:10:10 +0000

Creative Commons believes that providing pathways to participation is crucial to our goal of lighting up the commons and we’re proud to support so many participants from our Global Community.

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Platforms: A commons-based approach to global collaboration

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:19:56 +0000

The Global Network will identify and collaborate on a series of shared interests and priorities, which we have called Platforms.

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Made with Creative Commons: Available at the CC Summit

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:47:52 +0000

Our new book was released to Kickstarter backers today and will be available at the CC Global Summit and in wide release May 5.

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Driving community change through campaigning: Open Democracy Project at the CC Summit

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:59:50 +0000

What if we could use technology to connect municipal campaigners and enable them to share knowledge and tools in an open resource kit across traditional geographic and partisan divides?

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Announcing 470,000 images from Europeana, now in CC Search

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 13:37:55 +0000

CC Search beta has added 470,000 images from the millions of materials contained in Europeana’s collection of Creative Commons images.

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Remixing Recipes and Sharing Spices when Virtually Connecting meets CC

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 18:31:41 +0000

Food brings people together. Sharing favourite recipes and talking about interesting spices can open conversations.

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Imagining together the future of the commons

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 15:29:40 +0000

This year, we decided to make this theme even more prominent, and defined “Future of the Commons” as one of the five tracks of the Global Summit.

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