Daniel Jackson

AI art is folk art, and a revolt against the arts establishment – which is why they hate it

AI Rockwell: in which Republican nightmares are rendered in the style of kitsch Americana

Left-liberals despise AI-generated art. Not because of the themes explored by its adherents (that would be akin to disliking canvas and paint due to the way Goya used them), but because, they say, it has the potential to steal work from artists. Both in the sense that it deprives them of opportunities, and that it uses their images, in aggregate, to inform its output.

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