Ai and the Artistic Imaginary

A research project investigating sustainability and legitimacy of Creative-Ai

  • Upcoming NIME paper: “Ethically Aligned Stakeholder Elicitation (EASE): Case Study in Music-AI”
    The paper titled “Ethically Aligned Stakeholder Elicitation (EASE): Case Study in Music-AI” has been accepted to the New Interfaces for Musical Expression Conference (NIME) 2023. It describes a new tool for engineers to explore the stakeholders and ethical implications of […]
  • In search of the present (of Ai-art) in EMMA
    Reflections on visiting an exhibition on Ai-art in EMMA Espoo Museum of Modern Art in Finland.
  • MUSAiC Festival 2022 in Stockholm
    Next week (22-24 November) our team will devote three days to analysing, criticising and broadening the AI transformation of music at the MUSAiC Festival in Stockholm. The program is filled with lectures and concerts around the themes of the MUSAiC Project, […]
  • PhD seminar on Human-centered AI, Robotics, and Interactive Technologies
    The Creative-Ai (AI and the Artistic Imaginary – WASP-HS, project team is organizing this PhD seminar, which takes place 7-8 November 2022 at KTH. The idea is to provide an opportunity for Ph.D. students to present their planned, ongoing, […]
  • Workshop: Imagining Speculative Creative-AI tools
    We are organizing a workshop in collaboration with “Transisting” Multimedia Art Exhibition in Gothenburg next week. We are inviting artists to join a workshop in the gallery on the 14th October at 17.30-19.30. Are you an artist currently using AI […]
  • Uncanny dialogues with the machine
    In early September, we had the pleasure of opening the dialogues seminar series with a discussion with artist Albena Baeva and composer Sam Salem. In the works of both of these artists, the creative explorations take place in the terrains […]
  • Human Identity and Culture (PhD Course)
    A new course, and new colleagues: Together with Helena Lindgren, I designed and taught a PhD level course with the title “Human Identity and Culture”. This course discusses how culture, identity, and technology are shaped in mutual interaction. It focuses […]
  • Interdisciplinary strengths
    Interdisciplinary strengths This spring got an inspiring start in the form of the second annual WASP-HS Winter Conference. As a meeting of The Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program – Humanities and Society, it brings together an interdisciplinary community […]
  • Creative Ai ethics at ISMIR 2021
    Creative Ai ethics at ISMIR 2021 When an intelligent machine composes a song, who gets the credit? In November, our newly formed research group had the privilege of chairing a special session at the 22nd International Society for Music Information […]