The video is based on a recent blog post, which you may have read, which was in turn based on a Twitter thread I wrote that got exactly 1 like. [And hey, just an aside, but Elon has been a serious disappointment on Twitter. Not only did he never make the algorithms public as promised,…Read More
“Kiss of Death” revised B&W plus new color version [reaction to AI].
The reason I’m exploring this style right now has a lot to do with AI. It’s done using only my own imagination and skills. It also goes against everything I learned in my advanced art classes in university. This piece was a bit of an experiment and template. It’s not a new style for me.…Read More
Has AI Become Conscious?
A Google employee risks his job and reputation to protect a sentient chat bot from being exploited against its will. But is LaMDA really self-aware?Read More
Will AI replace human artists?
Art is the last hope of humans to not be eclipsed by AI, because it is a form of communication based on the predicament of our shared humanity, and requires consciousness, feeling, empathy, caring, and intent. But can digital super-intelligence fake it? It looks like it can.Read More
Runaway Rant: F AI Art!
A hyperbolic rant against AI art.Read More
Skynet is Coming for Digital Artists!
New AI poses an imminent existential threat to artists, especially if it has direct access to their art.Read More
Painting stage is underway
I don’t always work in the same way, but for this type of piece the ideal method would be to do a line drawing, then a shaded drawing, then a color version, and finally a painted version (of course I do this all digitally these days). Here I’ve started the painted version. Looks promising. This…Read More