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On Nature in Contemporary Fantastic Art


Petar Meseldžija

Akseli Gallen-Kallela, 1899 “A human being is a part of the whole called by us universe, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feeling as something separated from the rest, a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free…

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Karla Ortiz (& Friends) and Dave McKean On AI


Arnie Fenner

December 5, 2022 - Conversations—both pro and con, both worried and curious—have continued over the past few months about AI images generated through "scraping" prompts and we've already discussed it a little bit here on Muddy Colors. Still, there are many, many unanswered questions and legitimate concerns about the overarching legality of how these things are doing what they do along with the potential financial impact on commerical artists in every industry. Everyone is trying to figure out just what the hell it all means—and it's not just illustrators who are feeling pressured by SkyNet; writers, too, are having to face the reality that the robots are generating ad copy, blog essays, and even fiction as well. How successfully? I don't know, but one thing's for sure: like it or lump it, once the genie is out of the…

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