Week two focused on the understanding of creativity and where it roots from.
Writer, director and speaker Kirby Ferguson produced 4 short videos titled ‘Everything is a remix’ he discussed the significance of copying and showed examples of other artists across different media such as film, television and music. He explained that creativity is acquired through copying, inspiring, further developing and re-releasing. Lastly Ferguson outlined the importance of Copyright and how it works.
This topic was very interesting and useful to know, it gets one thinking about the mechanics of life. In Fergusons video, he even went into detail about the cell Luca , explaining that everything must be copied first before creativity is involved and that’s when it becomes interesting.