Deja-vu

Think I had a touch of deja-vu at the Royal Society of Marine Artists at the Mall Galleries tonight.  Weren’t a number of the current pictures featured in last year’s show?  Or is it that the subjects are the same old thing and the execution hackneyed?  Which begs the question, …

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Threat of Robotics and Automation

As an artist, I need to ask whether artificial intelligence together with robotics and automation can replace the ability to observe, react and express the world around us or is it like all other media – just a technique. Having taught painting and drawing for a number of years, too …

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