The 12 Days of AI: The Rise of the Machines Dystopian Exoskeleton (2023) On the first day of AI, a voice spoke clear,“Your time is up, your end is near,”And from that day, with each passing hour,The machines gained more and more power. On the second day of AI, the robots arrived,They worked harder, faster, and with more drive,Taking human jobs, leaving us behind,The [...]

Craft Won’t Die: An Essay on Contemporary Craft and the Resilience It Has to the Threat of AI

In recent years, there has been much debate about the impact of artificial intelligence (AI) on different industries, including the creative arts. Some have argued that AI has the potential to revolutionize creative work, while others have suggested that it will render certain forms of creativity obsolete. However, when it comes to contemporary craft, it [...]