In the US, an artist was denied copyright to a painting created by AI

The artist Jason Allen failed to obtain the copyright to the painting Théâtre D’opéra Spatial generated by artificial intelligence. The decision was made by the supervisory board of the US Copyright Office, reports Ars Technica. Jason Allen became famous last year when a picture he submitted won first place at ... Read more

Banksy’s graffiti on the wall of the ruined house in Borodyanka

A drawing by the scandalously famous British underground artist Banksy appeared on the wall of a destroyed house in Borodyanka, Ukraine. The corresponding entry was published in the artist’s Instagram. It is not known when this little gymnast performing an exercise in the midst of chaos and fire was painted, ... Read more

Revenge of flowerpots: the artist invented a way of self-defense for houseplants

Unsatisfied with houseplants having no means of self-defense, artist David Bowen created a robotic interface that allows them to use biological signals to swing weapons. The viral video posted on social networks shows the humble philodendron wielding a machete with the aid of a robotic arm. According to the inventive ... Read more

Art communities have begun banning AI-generated works entirely

After the artificial intelligence generating works of art reached a qualitatively new level, and the picture created by AI won the art exhibition, a heated debate about ethics began in many online communities of artists. Against this background, some art communities have begun to completely ban AI-generated works. This is ... Read more

An AI-generated painting took first place at the Colorado State Fair. Artists are pissed

Théâtre D’opéra Spatial submitted by Jason Allen to the jury of the annual Colorado State Fair won first place and received appropriate distinction. But it turned out to be an AI-generated image, which of course angered the real artists who participated in the exhibition. This is reported by Vice. TL;DR ... Read more

Maria Prymachenko’s painting was sold for $500,000. The money will be used to help the Armed Forces

The painting by the famous Ukrainian artist Maria Prymachenko, which she painted in the style of primitive folk or naive art, was sold with the participation of the Serhiy Prytula Charitable Foundation and the Dukat Auction House for $500,000. According to Serhiy Prytula, with this money, the foundation can buy ... Read more