The future of AI art, according to industry pros

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What's the future of AI art? It's a big question and one that's on the minds of many creatives. Predicting the future of AI is dangerous since it's evolving rapidly, but it does seem that whether we like it or not, it's impact on all sectors and that includes art.

From a technical perspective, no one can fail to be impressed by what AI can produce and how quickly it's improved. At the same time, anyone who creates art for a living and doesn't very dependable, bankable style or niche probably feels threatened, partly due to the fear they may lose work to AI and party for the fear that best AI art generators may learn to replicate their style with not regard for 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.