Based in Singapore, artist and designer Niceaunties draws on her architectural background to create the structure and conceptual depth of her dreamlike AI art.

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Niceaunties' content — including scenes of elderly women with cat-shaped masks crafted from cereal — is inspired by the influential women in her family and the broader "auntie culture" prevalent in Asian communities. Influenced by surrealism, fantasy and kawaii culture, the realm of Niceaunties champions empowerment and self-expression while delving into themes of aging, beauty and personal freedom.

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AI is reshaping how we interact with the world around us and within us, expanding creative possibilities and bringing us closer together by dissolving barriers of all kinds. But anyone who’s paying attention can spot its obvious flaws and potential pitfalls. From trailblazing platforms making software accessible to micro-robotics revolutionizing health care (including a mind-blowing […]

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