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NEW CURRENTS

Edges of Transition

A robot arm, a taqiyah-wearing effigy and a brick wall emblazoned with
calligraphy question the function of memory and borders

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Sougwen Chung

NEW YORK

DRAWING OPERATIONS UNIT: GENERATION 1, 2015, drawing on paper, 37 x 53cm. Courtesy the artist. 

The role of the artist has often been to challenge the way we see the world. As technology makes leaps and bounds in artificial intelligence, it seems inevitable that artists should assume the mantle of teaching robots how and what to see, as has…

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