Press and Media

These are some of the posts, interviews, articles about research of our laboratories

Major Media Coverage: Stephen Heyman "How computing can help art historians",  In International                                                     Art, July 15, 2015 Coldewey "Computer Art Critic Picks Most Creative Paintings in                                                         History"; June 11, 2015. Wilson "History's most creative paintings determined by algorithm"

Daniel Culpan "Computer algorithm picks history's most creative paintings" "A computer says that these are the most creative paintings of all time", by                                                             Alexandra Ossola; June 2015.                                                "Computer algorithm picks the world's most creative art", June 2015."Machine Vision Algorithm Chooses Most Creative Paintings in History" John Wenz "Machines can now decide which works of art are the most                                                         creative" Benjamin Sutton "Can an Algorithm Determine Art History’s Most Creative                                                     Paintings? "; June 2015 Kelliher “Machine Learning Culture” IEEE MultiMedia, April -                                                           June 2015

"The Machine Vision Algorithm Beating Art Historians at Their Own Game" , MIT Technology Review, May 11, 2015
    Mohana Ravindranath “Computer Science Putting Art Analysis on Faster        Track” The Washington Post, Nov. 10th , 2014
Mohana Ravindranath
“Can an algorithm tell us who influenced an artist?” The Washington Post, Nov. 9th , 2014
   Meghan Rosen, “Computer program reveals artists’ influences,” Science News, Oct. 13, 2014.
Rosalind Mckever "Can artificial intelligence really identify artistic influence?", Apollo-magazine, September 19, 2014
Mostafa Heddaya, “Seeing Art History with Machine Eyes,” Hyperallergic, Aug. 26, 2014.
Zach Sokol, “An Intelligent Algorithm Made A Discovery That Slipped Past Art Historians For Years,” The Creators Project, Aug. 26, 2014.
Rafael Garcia "Scientists create computer program that analyzes painting and identifies influences between artists" article in portuguese,  Folha De S. Paulo, August 24th, 2014

Responses to this critical post can be found at:

Alexander Brey "How much more could art history be about?", Object Oriented, Art, Archaeology, and the Pursuit of Happiness, September 10, 2014.

"Can Computers Map Artistic Influence?" 
Artnet News,  August 19, 2014
Matthew Sparkes, “Could Computers Put Art Historians Out of Work?” The Telegraph, Aug. 18, 2014. 

Coverage in art and technology blogs    "Computers Are Learning About Art Faster than Art Historians", May 2015
Jens Ramskov "Kan computere gå kunsthistorikere i bedene?" - article in Danish, The Engineering September 7, 2014

Duane Kelly "Whence Artistic Influence?" August 28, 2014
Marissa Brassfield "
Artificial Intelligence Finds Artists' Influences Historians Couldn't," Not Impossible Now, August 26, 2014.

"New experiment discovers artists' influences" -, August 20, 2014