The RWC crew just found out that artist, Mike Kelley was found dead of an apparent suicide on January 31st 2012. R.I.P Mike Kelley
Tuesday, 5 June 2012
While the visitor keeps their eyes shut, a moving platform guides a pen in their hand to draw a self-portrait, using computer vision to track their face and generate a line drawing. The result is a machine-aided drawing, a self-portrait you could never draw. In this video they're testing an early version that moves about a half or third the speed of the more recent versions. "Blind Self Portrait" is a collaboration between Matt Mets and Kyle McDonald.
Posted by Andrew Smith at 10:17