If Machines Want to Make Art, Will Humans Understand It?

By Rui Penha and Miguel Carvalhais

Rui is assistant professor of composition at the Superior School of Music and Performing Arts in Porto. He is a composer and media artist, and his work has appeared in the National Contemporary Art Museum in Lisbon, among many others.

Miguel is an assistant professor at the University of Porto in Portugal. His latest book is Artificial Aesthetics: Creative Practices in Computational Art and Design (2016).