The future of AI art, according to industry pros

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What is the future of AI art? This is a question very much on the minds of the creative community. From a technical perspective, no one can fail to be impressed by what AI can produce. But by that very token, anyone who creates art for a living has to feel threatened. 

Partly because they may lose their work to AI. And partly because the way AI art generators learn is by studying the work of existing artists, which most see as a flagrant disregard of their intellectual property rights.

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Tom May

Tom May is an award-winning journalist and editor specialising in design, photography and technology. Author of the Amazon #1 bestseller Great TED Talks: Creativity, published by Pavilion Books, Tom was previously editor of Professional Photography magazine, associate editor at Creative Bloq, and deputy editor at net magazine. Today, he is a regular contributor to Creative Bloq and its sister sites Digital Camera World, and Tech Radar. He also writes for Creative Boom and works on content marketing projects.