NEURONS, SIMULATED INTELLIGENCES | ITSLIQUID

NEURONS, SIMULATED INTELLIGENCES

Art | February 24, 2020 |

neurons_centrepompidou
Image courtesy of Centre Pompidou

Neurons, Simulated Intelligences
Centre Pompidou, Paris
February 26 – April 20, 2020

At a time when artificial intelligence is extending into all corners of modern life, the Centre Pompidou will, for the first time, be placing this phenomenon in the context of the history of neuroscience and neurocomputing with the exhibition ‘Neurons, Simulated Intelligences’. Running from 26 February to 20 April 2020 as part of the fourth edition of the ‘Mutations / Creations’ series, the exhibition will highlight the ties between research by artists, architects, designers and musicians and the latest scientific and industrial advances.

neurons_centrepompidou
Image courtesy of Centre Pompidou

The exhibition is organised around five main areas of research, each of them presented and defined according to historical fields of reference in the form of graphs, allowing a timeline of corresponding innovations and creations to be produced. The itinerary begins with the representations and images that constitute the collective imagination of cerebral life, contrasting them with research in the field of digital imaging and the concept of an artificial brain.

neurons_centrepompidou
Image courtesy of Centre Pompidou

A second section underlines the abiding interest of the computing pioneers in games, all the way to the ultimate face-off between man and computer – the experiment in which the Deep Blue software beat chess player Garry Kasparov. Further on, a cyberzoo houses Walter Ross Ashby’s and Grey Walter’s tortoises, Shannon’s mouse and Albert Ducrocq’s electronic fox, presented as the forerunners of the steering systems of self-driving cars.

neurons_centrepompidou
Image courtesy of Centre Pompidou

One section is devoted to neuroscientific investigations into the ideals of manipulating consciousness and extending cognitive capacities. Finally, the last part of the exhibition focuses on deep learning, or the processing of very large quantities of data by new types of neural networks, against the background of an archaeology of trees and diagrams, and the classifications that have been used throughout the ages to organise how we understand wisdom and knowledge.

more. www.centrepompidou.fr

neurons_centrepompidou
Image courtesy of Centre Pompidou
neurons_centrepompidou
Image courtesy of Centre Pompidou
neurons_centrepompidou
Image courtesy of Centre Pompidou
neurons_centrepompidou
Image courtesy of Centre Pompidou
neurons_centrepompidou
Image courtesy of Centre Pompidou
neurons_centrepompidou
Image courtesy of Centre Pompidou
neurons_centrepompidou
Image courtesy of Centre Pompidou

Are you an artist, architect, designer? Would you like to be featured on ITSLIQUID platform? Send an e-mail to info@itsliquid.com or fill the form below

RELATED POSTS


Norton Museum of Art by…

Architecture | July 26, 2021

The Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach was built in 1941 to house the art collection of the industrialist Ralph Hubbard Norton and his wife, Elizabeth. The museum was laid out by the architect Marion Sims Wyeth as an elegant series of Art Deco inspired single storey pavilions around a central courtyard. Read more


Fashion FWD: Disruption through Design

Fashion | July 14, 2021

Fashion FWD: Disruption through Design, Otago Museum’s latest exhibition is open to the public from Saturday 27 March to Sunday 17 October 2021 in Dunedin. Read more


ROTHKO – HARTUNG: A MULTIFORM…

Art | July 10, 2021

Perrotin hosts a crucial event from June 12 to July 31, 2021. For the first time, a Rothko-Hartung encounter will be the focus of a full- fledged exhibition: a brand new subject, one that is essential to understanding part of the art of the twentieth century. Read more


ITSLIQUID CONTEST 9TH EDITION 2021…

Events | July 3, 2021

ITSLIQUID Group is pleased to announce the WINNERS of the ITSLIQUID International Contest – 9th Edition 2021. The contest is born to promote contemporary art, photography, architecture, design and fashion through all ITSLIQUID Platform sharing tools (press release, mailing list with more than 250.000 subscribers, social media networks, international contemporary art, architecture and design events and exhibitions). Read more


Sign up for our Newsletter.

Enter your email to receive our latest updates!