Arthur Miller: Τhe World of AI-Powered Creativity
Machines are already showing glimmers of creativity. But for them to be truly creative, will they need emotions and consciousness? Let’s explore these question along with many more in this talk. The discussion will be moderated by Manolis Andriotakis.
Arthur Miller: Emeritus Professor, History and Philosophy of Science, University College of London
Arthur I. Miller is the author of many critically acclaimed books, including the Pulitzer Prize-nominated Einstein, Picasso: Space, Time, and the Beauty that Causes Havoc (Basic Books, 2001); Insights of Genius: Imagery and Creativity in Science and Art (MIT Press, 2000); and Colliding Worlds: How Cutting-Edge Science is Redefining Contemporary Art (W. W. Norton, 2014). He regularly broadcasts, lectures, and curates exhibitions at the intersection of art and science, and has written for The Guardian, The New York Times and Wired. He is currently Emeritus Professor of the History and Philosophy of Science at University College London. His book on AI and creativity in art, literature and music, The Artist in the Machine: The World of AI-Powered Creativity, was published in fall 2019 by MIT Press and is available in paperback. www.arthurimiller.com , www.collidingworlds.org , www.artistinthemachine.net