Attributed Text (1997)

Attributed text is a copyright notice first published online in 1997 by Jon Thomson & Alison Craighead, in which each and every word making up the statement is itself an attributed text taken from a variety of copyrighted websites sourced from around the world. This conceptual artwork is an early attempt to look at how intellectual property rights are blurred in globally networked digital spaces like the web.

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Attributed text is a copyright notice first published online in 1997 by Jon Thomson & Alison Craighead, in which each and every word making up the statement is itself an attributed text taken from a variety of copyrighted websites sourced from around the world. This conceptual artwork is an early attempt to look at how intellectual property rights are blurred in globally networked digital spaces like the web.

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