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Robot Art: An Interview with Leonel Moura

Artist at Robotarium/Rua Rodrigues Faria, 103 Lisbon, Portugal
Received: 16 July 2018 / Accepted: 16 July 2018 / Published: 18 July 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue The Machine as Artist (for the 21st Century))
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Abstract

In the wake of his inclusion in the landmark 2018 “Artists and Robots” show at the Grand Palais in Paris, Leonel Moura reflects herein on his own work and its place within the broad spectrum of techno-art; and of particular current interest is his reliance as an artist on emergent phenomenon—i.e., the ability of relatively simple systems to exhibit relatively complex and unexpected capabilities—which has recently come back into focus with the spectacular ability of the “deep learning” family of computer algorithms to perform pattern recognition tasks unthinkable only a few years ago. View Full-Text
Keywords: art; technology; robots; techno-art; robot art; emergent phenomenon; emergence art; technology; robots; techno-art; robot art; emergent phenomenon; emergence
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