Robot artists sketching portraits of human sitters – is it really art, or is there something more going on?

//Robot artists sketching portraits of human sitters – is it really art, or is there something more going on?

Robot artists sketching portraits of human sitters – is it really art, or is there something more going on?

Portrait artists have nothing to fear from 5RNP, the robots collective currently sketching sitters all day long at ArtisTree in Hong Kong.The Post sat for 5RNP, short for “Five Robots Named Paul”, while their webcam eyes and AI-driven arms worked frantically for 20 minutes at the art space in Quarry Bay. In the end, only two of the five portraits could possibly be described as faintly representational – assuming 5RNP are programmed to make figurative portraits rather than abstract art.According…

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