Saturday, June 17, 2017

If it quacks like a duck....

For the past ten years, Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman has made headlines with his popular Rubber Ducks - giant floating sculptures inspired by the bath toy. In recent years, Craig Samborski created even larger versions, which he called "Mama Duck". Not surprisingly, this has led to "counterfeit" accusations from Hofman. But is it, given that both are based on an old toy that no longer falls under copyright? Read the full story in the link.

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