Re: Dance, Algorithms, Mathematics, AI et al.

Nick Rothwell (
16 Apr 1998 15:20:54 -0000

> > Because computers can implement many algorithms, they exhibit
> > intelligence
> This statement, for me, lies at the heart of a great deal of the creative
> relationships that exist between the dance artist and the many tools that
> are available on the digital computing platform.

In what sense? Since the original statement is clearly bogus, I'm
curious how you interpret it in a constructive manner. Perhaps your
point is that people falsely attribute qualities of creativity or
interpretation to what are merely digital tools?

        Nick Rothwell, CASSIEL            contemporary dance projects            music synthesis and control

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