Huang Yi & KUKA

A human-robot dance duet

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Harmoniously weaving together the art of dance and the science of mechanical engineering, Huang Yi performs a man-machine dance duet with KUKA — a robot he conceptualized and programmed — set to stirring cello by Joshua Roman.

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Huang Yi · Choreographer, dancer, inventor

As a child, Huang Yi longed for a robot companion. As an adult, he created a robot to dance with: KUKA.

As a child, Huang Yi longed for a robot companion. As an adult, he created a robot to dance with: KUKA.

Joshua Roman · Cellist

Joshua Roman, a TED Fellow, is an independent-minded cellist.

Joshua Roman, a TED Fellow, is an independent-minded cellist.