VIDEO: Daniel Cordero’s Short Argues That Art Is Theft

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Many creators often believe that to be inspired by someone else is to replicate their work, which rarely works to their advantage because what good is it to have two identical products? The ideal way to train creativity is to recreate something better using what’s already in existence — like when artistes sample existing music. Daniel Cordero’s animation illustrates this very discussion and is accompanied by a narration by Bob Bavnani, who opens the video with this axiomatic statement, “Creativity takes courage, every act of creation is an act of destruction.”

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