<!--#include virtual="/server/header.html" -->
<!-- Parent-Version: 1.83 -->
<title>A GNU Head
- GNU Project - Free Software Foundation (FSF)</title> Foundation</title>
<!--#include virtual="/server/banner.html" virtual="/graphics/po/agnuhead.translist" -->
<!--#include virtual="/graphics/po/agnuhead.translist" virtual="/server/banner.html" -->
<h2>A GNU Head</h2>

<!-- This document uses XHTML 1.0 Strict, but may be served as -->
<!-- text/html.  Please ensure that markup style considers -->
<!-- appendex C of the XHTML 1.0 standard. See validator.w3.org. -->

<!-- Please ensure links are consistent with Apache's MultiView. -->
<!-- Change include statements to be consistent with the relevant -->
<!-- language, where necessary. -->

<p><a href="/graphics/gnu-head-sm.jpg"><img src="/graphics/gnu-head-sm.jpg"
alt=" [Image of the head of a GNU] "
width="129" height="122" style="float: right;" /></a></p>

<p>You may prefer to use <a href="/graphics/heckert_gnu.html">a bold
GNU Head</a>, which is the version now used by the Free Software
Foundation on any new GNU-emblem items, and stickers.</p>

<p>A handsome GNU Head with typical beard and smart-looking curled horns.
He or she appears to be smiling contentedly with its works as of yet,
but it still gazes off into the distance. distance.</p>

<p>This image is available in the following formats:</p>

  <li>JPEG <a href="/graphics/gnu-head-sm.jpg">7kB</a>,
    <a href="/graphics/gnu-head.jpg">21kB</a></li>
  <li>PNG <a href="/graphics/gnu-head-sm.png">2kB</a>,
    <a href="/graphics/gnu-head.png">6kB</a>,
    <a href="/graphics/gerwinski-gnu-head.png">566kB</a></li>
  <li>PDF <a href="/graphics/gnu-head.pdf">41kB</a></li>
  <li>ASCII (txt) <a href="gnu-head.txt">5kB</a></li>

<p>This Head of a GNU was the default art for pages on this web site
including <a href="/home.html">GNU's home page</a>.</p>

<p>It was also used on the front of the 1997 <a 
href="https://shop.fsf.org/collection/gnu-gear#Tshirts">GNU T-shirt</a>. It is also on the spine of 
many <a href="https://shop.fsf.org/collection/books-docs">GNU Manuals</a>.</p>

<h3 id="license">Licensing</h3>

<p>This image is available for use under either the <a 
href="/licenses/fdl.html">GFDL 1.3</a>, <a 
href="http://directory.fsf.org/wiki/License:FAL1.3">the Free Art License</a>, 
or under <a href="http://directory.fsf.org/wiki/License:CC_ASA2.0">
CC-BY-SA 2.0</a>. 
It is, however, also a trademark for the GNU Project.  <strong>If you want 
to use the GNU head to link to a website run by the Free Software 
Foundation or the GNU project, feel free, or if you're using it in contexts 
talking about GNU in a supportive and accurate way, you can also do this
without permission. For any other requests, please ask <a 
for permission first.</strong></p>

<h3 id="attribution">Attribution</h3>

<p>This graphic was drawn by Etienne Suvasa, who has also done several
covers for FSF publications.</p>

<p>We also would like to thank Peter Gerwinski for the 1200x1200 PNG version
of this image.</p>

<p>This Head of a GNU was the default art image, and Arlo Barnes for pages on this web site
including <a href="/home.html">GNU's home page</a>.</p>

<p>This Head of a GNU was also used on the front of the 1997
<a href="/order/t-shirts.html">GNU T-shirt</a>.
It is also on the spine of many
<a href="/doc/doc.html">GNU Manuals</a>.</p>

<p>This picture is available in the following formats:</p>

  <li>jpeg <a href="/graphics/gnu-head-sm.jpg">7k</a>,
    <a href="/graphics/gnu-head.jpg">21k</a></li>
  <li>png <a href="/graphics/gnu-head-sm.png">2k</a>,
    <a href="/graphics/gnu-head.png">6k</a>,
    <a href="/graphics/gerwinski-gnu-head.png">566k</a></li>
  <li>pdf <a href="/graphics/gnu-head.pdf">41k</a></li>
  <li>ascii (txt) <a href="gnu-head.txt">5k</a></li>
</ul> PDF version.</p>

<h3 id="Variations">Variations</h3>

<p>Dustin Jorge made a nice wallpaper inspired by this GNU head. He spent
some time researching copyright for a paper he had to do for a
class. In the meantime he made this desktop.</p>

<p>This wallpaper desktop. It is available in the 
following formats:</p>

  <li>PNG <a href="/graphics/gnublue.png">503k</a></li> href="/graphics/gnublue.png">503kB</a></li>

<p>Ville Solarius has come up with the following variations of the GNU Head 
in the SVG format: </p>
   <li>Plain <a href="/graphics/gnuhead_plain.svg">99.2k</a></li>
   <li>Inkscape <a href="/graphics/gnuhead_inkscape.svg">99.2k</a></li>

<p><a href="mailto: ripley@salug.it">Ripley</a> href="mailto:ripley@salug.it">Ripley</a> added the slogan "Your
Passion. Our Potential." to the <a href="/graphics/gnupassion.svg.gz">GNU head</a>.</p>

<p>A set of colorful GNU head heads by <a
href="mailto:johnmwooten@youspeakmylanguage.com">John M. Wooten</a>.</p> Wooten</a>:</p>
      <a href="/graphics/gnuwooblk.png">Black</a> |
      <a href="/graphics/gnuwoogrn.png">Green</a> |
      <a href="/graphics/gnuwoored.png">Red</a> |
      <a href="/graphics/gnuwoowht.png">White</a> |
      <a href="/graphics/gnuwooylw.png">Yellow</a>

<a href="/graphics/graphics.html">Other art</a>

</div><!-- for id="content", starts in the GNU Art Gallery.

<!-- If needed, change the copyright block at the bottom. In general, -->
<!-- all pages on the GNU web server should have the section about    -->
<!-- verbatim copying.  Please do NOT remove this without talking     -->
<!-- with the webmasters first. --> 
<!-- Please make sure the copyright date is consistent with the document -->
<!-- and that it is like this "2001, 2002" not this "2001-2002." include above -->
<!--#include virtual="/server/footer-short.html" virtual="/server/footer.html" -->
<div id="footer">
<div class="unprintable">

<p>Please send general FSF & GNU inquiries to
<a href="mailto:gnu@gnu.org"><em>gnu@gnu.org</em></a>. href="mailto:gnu@gnu.org"><gnu@gnu.org></a>.
There are also <a href="/contact/">other ways to contact</a>
the FSF.<br />
Please send broken FSF.  Broken links and other corrections (or suggestions) or suggestions can be sent
to <a href="mailto:webmasters@gnu.org"><em>webmasters@gnu.org</em></a>.</p>

<p>Please href="mailto:webmasters@gnu.org"><webmasters@gnu.org></a>.</p>

<p><!-- TRANSLATORS: Ignore the original text in this paragraph,
        replace it with the translation of these two:

        We work hard and do our best to provide accurate, good quality
        translations.  However, we are not exempt from imperfection.
        Please send your comments and general suggestions in this regard
        to <a href="mailto:web-translators@gnu.org">

        <p>For information on coordinating and submitting translations of
        our web pages, see <a
        README</a>. -->
Please see the <a
README</a> for information on coordinating and submitting translations
of this article.</p>

<!-- Regarding copyright, in general, standalone pages (as opposed to
     files generated as part of manuals) on the GNU web server should
     be under CC BY-ND 4.0.  Please do NOT change or remove this
     without talking with the webmasters or licensing team first.
     Please make sure the copyright date is consistent with the
     document.  For web pages, it is ok to list just the latest year the
     document was modified, or published.
     If you wish to list earlier years, that is ok too.
     Either "2001, 2002, 2003" or "2001-2003" are ok for specifying
     years, as long as each year in the range is in fact a copyrightable
     year, i.e., a year in which the document was published (including
     being publicly visible on the web or in a revision control system).
     There is more detail about copyright years in the GNU Maintainers
     Information document, www.gnu.org/prep/maintain. -->

<p>Copyright © 2007 2007, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017 Free Software Foundation, Inc.,</p>
<address>51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110, USA</address> Inc.</p>

<p>This page is licensed under a <a rel="license"
Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 United States Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License</a>.</p>


<!--#include virtual="/server/bottom-notes.html" -->

<p class="unprintable">Updated:
<!-- timestamp start -->
$Date: 2017/07/21 18:29:08 $
<!-- timestamp end -->