Friday, June 17, 2016

Trans-humanism, the Chimera.

Suit Hero: acrylic on clayboard, 5 ” x7 ”, 2013

The issue of human vs machine is not about the extinction of the human animal it's about the preservation of intelligence, no matter the vessel, whether it be flesh or silicon.

Intelligence is of primary importance.

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Museum of Northwest Art's 2016 Auction Don DeLeva

I'm extremely excited to be a part of this weekend's Museum of Northwest Art's 2016 Auction. This painting will be up for auction, so if your attending, keep eye out for:
" The Things I Wanted to Say", Acrylic and gold leaf, painting on panel, 18"x24"x 2.5, 4/2015. ( Janet and Linda I am looking at you ;-) ) Cheers!

Update: This painting sold and is now in the Arden and Stuart Charles collection, Anacortes Wa.
Thank you so much Arden and Stuart !

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

50% complete

Acrylic, graphite, modem printed circuit board.
Possible titles:
  1. Are We Sure We Want This?
  2. Piloting the Prosthetic Gnome.
Here is a first glimpse at PLAZTK_G_NOM. In flux, mid-painting. Still painting this big guy.

AI programming | transhuman questions

Will we build an algorithm for the concept of  wild Animal, like a Coyote, Wolf, Bear? Will we  keep killing in the program since it does...