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Tabula Rasa
Rethinking the intelligence of machine minds. On emotions, romanticism, materiality, and the sublime of AI and art. (Also posted, with a forward by Jason Bailey, on Artnome.)

Little AI
On learning nature with AI. Can beauty be a basis from which we imagine new possibilities for AI?

Did We Do Something Wrong?
What happened to new media design? Does it have to be this boring?

Designing AI
On diversity, design methods, and shaping the future of an emerging technology.


Inventing Interactive
Started in 2010, this blog is an ode to new-media design… fantasy interfaces in film, cutting-edge work in research labs, hidden gems from small firms, and historical precedent.