Robot Poetics: Toward a materially sensitive drawing robot

Paul O'Dowd
2018 EVA London 2018  
This paper opens a discussion on robot poetics: an alternative perspective on the design of robotic technology. By considering robots as metaphorical constructs they may provide new knowledge on humanity. This position is explored relative to the on-going development of a drawing robot, which will behave sensitively to material aspectsboth its own physical embodiment and worldly situationto exhibit a visual art expression intrinsic to the robot. Robot poetics. Drawing robot.
doi:10.14236/ewic/eva2018.19 dblp:conf/eva/ODowd18 fatcat:hhqcwfvq4zgjhnoboy2zvgfwdy