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Uncanny Valley

Enter the Uncanny Valley, an unnerving place, a place to explore computer generated people, to transplant their faces onto your own and see humanity and the posthuman surrealism of snapchat through a computer's eyes. Works generated by AI, added to your face using AI to turn you into a computer human hybrid. J Rosenbaum has … Continue reading Uncanny Valley

Knox Immerse 2019: Hidden Worlds

What does gender look like when created by a machine? When given idealized figures from Greek and Roman statues how does a machine interpret them, create its own? And how does an artist respond to that? These works are a collaboration between human and computer, to create art where gender shifts and transforms, where what … Continue reading Knox Immerse 2019: Hidden Worlds

AWS Community Day Melbourne

Join the largest AWS community event in Australia with Jeff Barr, Chief Evangelist & VP AWS Community Day Australia is a free full-day event dedicated to AWS User Groups and Meet Ups, "for the community, by the community." Showcasing some of our local community speakers, influencers and innovators; we will cover topics from AI, Machine … Continue reading AWS Community Day Melbourne

AI evangelism and Art Creation

An image of bob ross that has been style transferred to look like a circuit board

There are a lot of presuppositions in this article that require examining. Much of this is written from an artistic academic perspective which (hello!) puts me in a unique position to explore. https://twitter.com/frieze_magazine/status/1019144783338655744?s=21 This talks about AI evangelists a lot and engineers working on artistic applications. It puts forward the statement that AI needs art … Continue reading AI evangelism and Art Creation