AI, the Archive, and Creating Human Context on the New Frontier

Tuesday, January 28, noon–1:30 p.m.
The Box at The Ray, 1768 Park Ave.
Open to the public

The human archive represents an immortal reflection of who we are and what our species has accomplished. In today’s digital reality, our archives are tapped as bottomless pools of data—the DNA that powers AI technologies. In a world of deep fakes and virtual beings, how are digital artists embracing the human archive? Join Lynn Hershman Leeson (The Electronic Diaries of Lynn Hershman Leeson), Sandra Rodriguez (Chomsky vs. Chomsky: First Encounter), and Nancy McGovern (director of digital preservation at MIT) as they explore how to retain humanity in our digital communities. Moderated by Kamal Sinclair (Guild of Future Architects).

Archives Note: Jeffrey Abramson moderated this panel in place of Kamal Sinclair.


Sandra Rodriguez
Lynn Hershman Leeson
Nancy McGovern
Jeffrey Abramson
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