25 Oct 2010 /

an open letter to the frameworks community

By kenneth goldsmith

In this note from October 18, 2010,  UbuWeb, an on-line resource for avant-garde materials,  founder, Kenneth Goldsmith, discusses his distribution and permissions philosophy in regards to the site.




“I have been reading your thread on UbuWeb's hacking on the list with great interest. It seems that with a few exceptions, the list is generally positive (with reservations) about Ubu, something that makes me happy. Ubu is a friend, not a foe.  A few things: first of all, Ubu doesn't touch money. We don't make a cent. We don't accept grants or donations. Nor do we -- or shall we ever -- sell anything on the site. No one makes a salary here and the work is …”

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