Best Screenplay Goes to the Algorithms
Artificial Intelligence:Learning to appreciate the future of literature.
The Spacetime of Fine Art
Art:For the painter Matthew Phillips, past, present, and future meet at the tip of a brush.
Why Do So Many Scientists Want to be Filmmakers?
Art:The problem with C.P. Snow’s famous two-cultures hypothesis.
Waiting For the Robot Rembrandt
Artificial Intelligence:What needs to happen for artificial intelligence to make fine art.
Why Beauty Is Not Universal
We’re all human—so despite the vagaries of cultural context, might there exist a universal beauty that overrides the where and when? Might there be unchanging features of human nature that condition our creative choices, a timeless melody that guides the improvisations of the everyday? There has been a perpetual quest for such universals, because of […]