the Company “Yandex” has announced the opening of online exhibition of paintings, which have been generated by artificial intelligence. “Gallery of art neural network” has about four thousand exhibits, and any job — but only one — visitors can pick themselves.

the neural Network architecture StyleGAN2 analyzed about 40 thousand works of art, and then “draw” their own. At the exhibition were only a small part of the work, and took away their other neural network, which is used in “Yandex.Pictures” to search for images based on queries.

In the gallery of four theme halls: “People”, “Nature”, “City” and “Mood”. Walking through the virtual exhibition, the user can choose any picture and “write” it. You will need to log in to any service “Yandex”.

the Full sized “original” in high quality then can be transferred to canvas or print on a t-shirt, said in the company. Other visitors will also be able to see this picture, but in a smaller size.

In 2018 at the Christie’s auction in new York was the first painting sold, fully computer-generated. The canvas at the start of trading valued at $7-10 million, was sold for $432 500.

the “painted” AI the portrait depicted a fictional character Edmond de Bellamy, dressed in a frock coat with a white collar. Printed on canvas and framed in a gilded frame. Wrote its algorithms were developed by the Parisian art group Obvious.

Text: News.Hi-tech