Austin Kleon

Steal like an Artist

Austin Kleon

Talk: Steal like an Artist

After seeing Austin's found poetry collection Newspaper Blackout, Broome Community College invited him to deliver their commencement address. Austin shared the ten things he wished someone had told him when he was graduating, most notably, "Steal like an artist." Once Austin posted the talk on his website, it instantly went viral. To date, the original post has been read by 1.5 million people.

Austin Kleon

Austin Kleon is a New York Times bestselling author of three books: Steal Like An Artist; Show Your Work!; and Newspaper Blackout. Kleon's works focus on creativity in today's world. He has spoken at organizations such as Pixar, Google, and TEDx.