The Machine Wilderness Dialogues
Sunday July 8, 03:00 – 06:00
As part of the finissage of the Machine Wilderness exhibition Verstappen & Driessens will demonstrate their A.I. and Klaas Kuitenbrouwer will engage in conversation with several of the artists.
03:00 PM Introduction exhibition Theun Karelse (FoAM) and Alice Smits (Zone2Source)
03.30 Demonstration: Can robots dream? By Maria Verstappen and Erwin Driessens
Verstappen & Driessens will give a live demonstration of their AI and its learning process to recognize black birds and show also earlier experiments in which the computer learns to sing like a blackbird.
04:00 PM Klaas Kuitenbrouwer (Nieuwe Instituut) in dialogue with Verstappen & Driessens, Jip van Leeuwenstein and Ian Ingram (20 min. per dialogue)
05.15 PM Arjen Bangma (Transnatural) presents Robotanica, a festival around robots and nature that recently took place in the Tolhuis Tuin in Amsterdam
05.30 – 06:00 PM debate with all participants, moderated by Theun Karelse.