Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Research Group (AIAARG)

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Information/Chronology

May 01 (Sun)
The 41st AIAAR Meeting “Ceremony to Commemorate the Establishment of the NPO Organization AI Patronage Group” [J]
Date & Time: May 1 (Sun), 2022. 14:00-18:00
Venue: Study Room 3, 3F West Wing, Nakano ZERO (2-9-7 Nakano, Nakano-ku, Tokyo)
Lecture: Yuichi Yamashita, Tomohiro Inoue, Hideki Nakazawa + Mika Kusakari

Apr 02 (Sat)
The 40th AIAAR Meeting General Report of “Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition: Hard Problem of Aesthetic Consciousness” [J]
Date & Time: April 2 (Sat), 2022. 15:00-18:30
Venue: Study Room 3, 3F West Wing, Nakano ZERO (2-9-7 Nakano, Nakano-ku, Tokyo)
Lecture: Kenji Ozawa + Masami Ozawa, Motoaki Shinohara, New-Method, Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Research Group, Mika Kusakari, Hideki Nakazawa, Hideo Iwasaki + Tomoya Ishibashi + Kento Niikura, Hanna Saito, Hitoshi Matsubara, Nobutaka Yamaoka, Daichi Izumi, Motoharu Kawashima + Shiori Sasaki, Kenji Doya, Takaaki Mizuno and others
* Prior to the start of the event, a film preview “Arts for no future!” will be held at the same venue. (10:30-13:05)

Mar 07 (Mon)
NPO Organization “AI Patronage Group” is now on view. [J]
The Inaugural Meeting for the establishment of the NPO Organization “AI Patronage Group” was held last December during the “Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition: Hard Problem of Aesthetic Consciousness.” It is currently listed in the “List of Corporations during the Publication and Vertical Viewing Period of Application for Certification of Establishment” on the Tokyo Metropolitan Government's website.
Dec 19 (Sun)
Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Concert “Swarm Intelligence Composition, or Music Without Full Score” [J]
Date & Time: December 19 (Sun), 2021. 14:30-16:00
Venue: NV Sound Hall (3773-5 Okusa, Nakagawa Village, Nagano)
Kyo Ichinose “Swarm Intelligence Composition, or Music Without Full Score”
Talk session: Kyo Ichinose, Dozan Fujiwara, Hideki Nakazawa

Dec 18 (Sat)
The 39th AIAAR Meeting Symposium “Swarm Intelligence” [J]
Date & Time: December 18 (Sat), 2021. 14:30-17:30
Venue: Training Room at Bougakusou (4489 Okusa, Nakagawa Village, Nagano)
Lecture: Satoshi Kurihara, Toru Moriyama, Asakazu Tominaga, Hideki Nakazawa + Mika Kusakari

Dec 15 (Wed)
Artificial Intelligence Art & Aesthetics Exhibition Film Preview “Arts for no future!”[J]
Date & Time: December 15 (Wed), 2021. 14:30-17:30
Venue: Audiovisual Room at Nakagawa Culture Center (4757 Katagiri, Nakagawa Village, Nagano)
After Talk: Nobutaka Yamaoka, Noi Sawaragi, Hideki Nakazawa + Mika Kusakari

Dec 12 (Sun)
Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Concert “AI Thinking Composition / Conceptual Virus Music” [J]
Date & Time: December 12 (Sun), 2021. 14:30-16:00
Venue: NV Sound Hall (3773-5 Okusa, Nakagawa Village, Nagano)
Part 1: Yannick Paget “AI Thinking Composition”
Part 2: Motoharu Kawashima “Conceptual Virus Music”

Dec 11 (Sat)
The 38th AIAAR Meeting Symposium “Conceptual Virus”[J]
Date & Time: December 11 (Sat), 2021. 14:30-17:30
Venue: Training Room at Bougakusou (4489 Okusa, Nakagawa Village, Nagano)
Lecture: Kenji Doya, Takaaki Mizuno, Hideki Nakazawa + Mika Kusakari

Dec 08 (Wed)
The 37th AIAAR Meeting Symposium “Inaugural Meeting of NPO Corporation AI Patronage Group”[J]
Date & Time: December 8 (Wed), 2021. 14:30-17:30
Venue: Training Room at Bougakusou (4489 Okusa, Nakagawa Village, Nagano)
Lecture: Fuminori Akiba, Takehiro Ohya, Eri Takada, Hideki Nakazawa + Mika Kusakari

Dec 05 (Sun)
The 36th AIAAR Meeting Symposium “Hard Problem of Aesthetic Consciousness - 2”[J]
Date & Time: December 5 (Sun), 2021. 14:30-17:30
Venue: Training Room at Bougakusou (4489 Okusa, Nakagawa Village, Nagano)
Lecture: Masataka Watanabe, Koichi Takahashi, Hideki Nakazawa + Mika Kusakari

Dec 04 (Sat)
Ribbon Cutting & Gallery Tour for “Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition: Hard Problem of Aesthetic Consciousness” [J]
December 4, 2021 (Sat)
10:00-10:30 | New-Method “Ribbon Cutting” Performance (Informel Nakagawamura Museum)
10:30-13:00 | Gallery Tour (Informel Nakagawamura Museum, Wasp Museum, Old Ceramics Studio)
14:30-17:00 | Opening Reception (Tea Service)

Dec 04 (Sat) - 19 (Sun)
“Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition: Hard Problem of Aesthetic Consciousness”
[Title] Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition: Hard Problem of Aesthetic Consciousness
[Period] Dec 4 (Sat) - 19 (Sun), 2021. (Open throughout the exhibition.) 10:00 - 17:00
[Venue] Informel Nakagawamura Museum + Wasp Museum + Old Ceramics Studio (Nakagawa Village, Kamiina County, Nagano Prefecture, Japan)
[Organized by] Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Research Group, Informel Nakagawamura Museum, Wasp Museum
[Under the sponsorship of] Nakagawa Village Education Committee, The Hachijuni Culture Foundation
[Under the Auspices of] The Agency for Cultural Affairs "ARTs for the future!"
* Ribbon Cutting, Gallery Talk Dec 4 (Sat) 10:00 - 13:30
* Opening Reception Dec 4 (Sat) 14:30 -
* Music Concert (x2) @NV Sound Hall Dec 12 (Sun), 19 (Sun) 14:30 - 16:00
* Research Meeting Symposium (x4) @Training Room at Bougakusou Dec 5 (Sun), 8 (Wed), 11 (Sat), 18 (Sat) 14:30 - 17:00
* Film Screening (x1) @Audiovisual Room at Nakagawa Culture Center Dec 15 (Wed) 14:30 - 17:00

Jun 27 (Sun)
Singularity Salon #49 @SpringX “What If AI Composed for Mr. S? (Singularity edition)” [J]
Date & Time: June 27 (Sun), 2021. 13:30-15:30. Online event.
Part 1: Lecture by Hideki Nakazawa
Part 2: Crosstalk Hideki Nakazawa + Takuya Matsuda, Masahiko Tsukamoto, Hideaki Kobayashi / Q&A

May 01 (Sat)
[5th Anniversary] The 35th AIAAR Meeting “What If AI Composed for Mr. S? - 6 (Closed)” [J]
Date & Time: May 1 (Sat), 2021. 15:00-23:00
Venue: Some place in Tokyo
Panelist: Not disclosed (No audience, no webcasting)

Apr 07 (Wed)
The 34th AIAAR Meeting x DOMMUNE “What If AI Composed for Mr. S? - 5” [J]
Date & Time: April 7 (Wed), 2021. 20:00-24:00
Venue: SUPERDOMMUNE (Tokyo) (webcasting with spectators at the venue)
Panelist: Masami Fujii, Nao Tokui, Yutaka Tsukada, Naohiro Ukawa, Hideki Nakazawa, Mika Kusakari

Apr 03 (Sat)
The 33rd AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting “What If AI Composed for Mr. S? - 4”
Goethe-Institut Villa Kamogawa (Kyoto)

Mar 27 (Sat) The 32nd AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting “What If AI Composed for Mr. S? - 3”
Goethe-Institut Villa Kamogawa (Kyoto)

Mid-March
Release of the book “S/N: What If AI Composed for Mr. S?”
In Collaboration with Goethe-Institut Osaka Kyoto

Feb 06 (Sat)
Announcement “Feb 6, The Press Conference”

Feb 05 (Fri)
Announcement “Feb 5, The Ghostwriting Revealed”
Re-webcasting by DOMMUNE “Conlon Nancarrow / Mr. S” Potential for AI Music [J]

Jan 23 (Sat) - Apr 11 (Sun)
“Bubbles/Debris: Art of the Heisei Period 1989-2019” curated and supervised by Noi Sawaragi held at Kyoto City KYOCERA Museum of Art

Nov 28 (Sat)
“Interview | Hideki Nakazawa + Mika Kusakari: The Future Seen by the Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Research Group (AIAARG)” [J] (Art Diver)

July 26 (Sun)
“AI Started Creation. Advanced into the Territory of Sensibility.” [Digital Genesis] -Art- (Yomiuri Shimbun)

Jul 18 (Sat)
“Consider Art and Science Now.” Book Review / Tetsuya Miyata (Tosho Shimbun)

Jul 09 (Thu)
“Human 'Creativity' Expanded by Automation: From AIAAR Meeting.” (Science Portal)

Jul 09 (Thu)
The 31st AIAAR Meeting + LIVE x DOMMUNE “2020 > 90's DTM”
SUPER DOMMUNE, Tokyo: Online and Real Audiences / Kyo Ichinose, Kimitaka Matsumae, Hideki Nakazawa

Apr 30 (Thu)
The 30th AIAAR Meeting x DOMMUNE “Natural Virus / Conceptual Virus”
Only Online / Tomohiro Mochizuki, Takaaki Mizuno, Hideki Nakazawa + Mika Kusakari

Apr 24 (Fri)
“Will AI Develop Its Own Sense of Aesthetics?” From Author and Editor to Reader (Weekly Dokushojin)

Feb 29 (Sat)
AIAARG STORE is opened.

Feb 24 (Mon/Holi)
The 29th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting “Commemoration of Publishing: Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition - Archive Collection” @Pepper Atelier Akihabara
Pepper Atelier Akihabara with Softbank, Tokyo / Bryan Wai-ching Chung, Elena Knox, Hideki Nakazawa, Mika Kusakari

Feb 16 (Sun)
The 28th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting “Commemoration of Publishing: Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition - Archive Collection” @NADiff a/p/a/r/t
NADiff a/p/a/r/t, Tokyo / Koichi Takahashi, Yoko Sugiura Nancarrow, Gen Igarashi, Hideki Nakazawa, Mika Kusakari

Feb 12 (Wed)
DOMMUNE: “Conlon Nancarrow / Mr. S” - Potential for AI Music presented by AIAARG
DOMMUNE (Webcast) & SUPER DOMMUNE (Tokyo)

Feb 09 (Sun)
The 27th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting “Commemoration of Publishing: Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition - Archive Collection” @Bigakko
Bigakko, Tokyo / Shohei Matsukawa + archiroid, UCNV, Hideki Nakazawa, Mika Kusakari

  • The 26th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "What If AI Composed for Mr. S? -2" [J]
  • Tokyo University of the Arts/ Yuji Numano, Toshio Nakagawa, Motoharu Kawashima, Ryota Akasaka, Takéshi Tsuchiya, Hideki Nakazawa
  • Noi Sawaragi Art and Time Review 86
    "Through the perspective of history - Considerations from the AI Art & Aesthetics Exhibition “What If AI Composed for Mr. S?”"[J]
    ( Publication: ART iT )
  • 4th Symposium of Public Money Forum
    (http://public-money.earth/2019/08/09/post20190809001/[J])
  • I sponsored this.
  • (Twitter[J])
  • "Can AI impress people?" [J]
    ( Publication: Nikkei Newspaper )
  • The 25th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "What If AI Composed for Mr. S? -1" [J]
  • Immanuel Nakameguro Church / Hidefumi Ohmura, Morihide Katayama, Nakazawa Hideki
  • "Art Collectors'" April issue [J]
    Interview: Hideki Nakazawa "The Future of the Art Expanded by AI"
    (twitter [J])
  • The 23rd AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "BioAesthetics and Umwelt" [J]
  • Bigakko / Hideo Iwasaki, Asa Ito, Hideki Nakazawa
  • [NOTICE OF CANCELLATION] Research Meeting on January 27[J]
  • The 22nd AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "The Intuition" [J]
  • Bigakko / Masasi Hattori, Masachi Osawa, Hideki Nakazawa
  • Journal of the Japanese Society for AI Featuring "AI, Art and Aesthetics" [J]
    (togetter [J])(NAKAZAWA HIDEKI's homepage [J])
  • The 21st AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "Hard Problem of Aesthetic Consciousness" [J]
  • Nakano ZERO / Masataka Watanabe, Masayoshi Shibata, Hideki Nakazawa
  • The 20th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "Art Philosophical Zombie" [J]
  • Nakano ZERO/ Aida family (Torajiro Aida, Makoto Aida, Yuko Okada), Taro Yasuno, Hideki Nakazawa
  • The 19th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "Sensibility and Computation" [J]
  • Bigakko / Fuminori Akiba, Hajime Murai, Hideki Nakazawa
  • The 17th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "AI- Aesthetics- Art"
  • Bigakko / Tatsuo Unemi, Hanna Saito, Shohei Matsukawa + archiroid, yang02, Hideki Nakazawa Literature Studies, ucnv, Masaru Kaido, Hideki Nakazawa, Mika Kusakari, Micheal Spranger, Shogo Baba, Aya Saito (chimpanzees and a bonobo), Yasuko Toyoshima, Takahiro Hirama, Motoaki Shinohara
  • The 16th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "AI Aesthetics and the Machinery" [J]
    (Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition Symposium 06 [J]
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University [OIST]/ Fuminori Akiba, Elena Knox, Akihiro Kubota
  • The 15th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "Artificial Consciousness / Artificial Life" [J]
    (Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition Symposium 05 [J]
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University [OIST]/ Takashi Ikegami, Ryota kanai, Toshiyuki Nakagaki
  • The 14th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "AI Aesthetics and the Polytheism" [J]
    (Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition Symposium 04 [J]
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University [OIST]/ Hiroyuki Okada, Satoshi Kurihara, Kenji Doya
  • The 13th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting [J]
  • tomari/ Nobumasa Kushino, Masami Fujii, Hideki Nakazawa
  • The 12th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting [J]
  • tomari/ Jun Tani, Aya Saito, Hideki Nakazawa
  • The 11th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "Future AI" [J]
    (Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition Symposium 03[J]
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University [OIST]/ Koichi Takahasi, Hideki Nakazawa, Rolf Pfeifer
  • ( Moderator: Kenji Doya, Hideki Nakazawa )
  • The 10th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "Meaning/ Meaningless and the Language" [J]
    (Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition Symposium 02 [J]
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University [OIST]/ Naoyuki Sato, Michael Spranger, Hitoshi Matsubara
  • The 9th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "AI's aesthetics and art" [J]
    (Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition Symposium 01 [J]
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University [OIST]/ Tatsuo Unemi, Mike Tyka, Minoru Tsukada
  • Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Concert 04 collaboration with Artificial Intelligence Music [J]
  • AI Inspired Art Workshop & Paformance by Tomomi Adachi
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University [OIST]
  • Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Concert 03 Pioneer of AI Music [J]
  • Concert of Conlon Nancarrow's Player Piano Roll Music
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University [OIST]
  • Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Concert 02 Umwelt Music and Machine Learning [J]
  • Hirokazu Hiraishi + AI Composition and Computational Creativity
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University [OIST]
  • Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Concert 01 Machine Aesthetics Music [J]
  • Masahiro Miwa + Kiyoshi Furukawa
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University [OIST]
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  • Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Exhibition [J]
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University[OIST]
  • The 8th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "AI and the Military" [J]
  • Maruki Gallery for the Hiroshima Panels/ Kennichiro Mogi, Takuya Matsuda, Masakazu Kobayashi, Hideki Nakazawa
  • The 7th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting [J]
  • Bigakko / Tomohiro Inoue, Tasuku Mizuno, Hideki Nakazawa
  • The First Anniversary Commemoration Celebration Party by AI Art & Aesthetics Research Group [J]
  • Cafe53
The First Anniversary Commemoration Celebration Party by AI Art & Aesthetics Research Group {J}
  • The 6th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting [J]
  • Bigakko / Yasuyuki Nakai, Miyuki Tanaka, Hideki Nakazawa
  • The 5th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting [J]
  • Bigakko Ryuji Omori, Hiroshi Yamakawa, Hideki Nakazawa
  • The 4th AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting "Anatomy by andloid art" [J]
  • Aoyama Book Center main store/ Hiroshi Ishiguro, Hidetoshi Fuse, Hideki Nakazawa
  • "Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Research Group" is started. [J]
  • Sanae Murata of a staff writes for a "REAR" number 38 of art criticism magazine.
    (twitter)
  • The 3rd AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting [J]
  • Bigakko / Yoichiro Miyake, Tamaki Saito, Hideki Nakazawa
  • The 2nd AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting [J]
  • Bigakko / Takuya Matsuda, Hideki Nakazawa
  • "AI aims at an artist"[J](Asahi Shinbun weekend edition BE)
  • Article by Hoshina who has come to The 1st AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting.
    (twitter)
  • The 1st AI Art & Aesthetics Research Meeting [J]
  • Bigakko / Koichi Takahashi, Masami Fujii, Hideki Nakazawa
  • "Evolving AI also does art at last ?" [J](NHK program "Close-up Gendai")
  • (facebook)
Published the website.
Launched "Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics Research Group" [J].
Drafted "Manifesto of Artificial Intelligence Art and Aesthetics"