Within the context of the so-called 'death' of the author in contemporary art the article analyzes two phenomena: the non-existent author (and his works) and collective creativity rendered possible by the www web. Reference is also made to real examples of unreal authors, inquiring into the merits of their works and pondering on the manner in which they are perceived by contemporary philosophy.
Financed by the National Centre for Research and Development under grant No. SP/I/1/77065/10 by the strategic scientific research and experimental development program:
SYNAT - “Interdisciplinary System for Interactive Scientific and Scientific-Technical Information”.