A Gallery Has Sold More Than $1 Million in Art Made by an Android, But Collectors Are Buying Into a Sexist Fantasy

By |June 8th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] “Robotic art is a wonderful thing,” the humanoid robot artist standing across from me softly intones. Ai-Da, as she is called, makes direct eye contact with me, thanks to cameras in her eyes equipped with facial tracking technology. She blinks emptily. With her synthetic beauty, she could be a long-lost Kardashian sister. We are [...]

Ai-Da: University of Oxford to host robot art exhibition

By |June 4th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Image copyright PA Image caption Researcher Lucy Seal (left) and creator Aidan Meller (right) will unveil Ai-Da's work at Oxford University An exhibition of art created by a humanoid AI robot is set to open at the University of Oxford.The robot, called Ai-Da after the mathematician Ada Lovelace, uses a robotic arm and a [...]

Breezy Performance Combines Music, Art and Robotics – News

By |May 10th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] May 08, 2019 From course teams to class partnerships, "Pushing Air" showcases hands-on learning On a recent Saturday night, a breath of fresh air could be found in Carnegie Mellon University's College of Fine Arts building as students in three IDeATe classes presented their projects in "Pushing Air," an event featuring music, soft-sculpture and [...]