Robot Sketch Artist In China

This robot at the Science and Technology Museum in southwest China’s Chongqing Municipality creates quick drawings for children.


( China’s Chongqing Municipality robot artist)

The robot’s drawing arm appears to operate more like a printer than a human hand, with a servo causing the pen to dab at the paper.

Although it is not a prediction, SF fans were treated to robotically produced art in the 2003 movie I, Robot, when Sonny rapidly (!) sketched a picture of his dream about a bridge.

Take a look at these short literary sketches of other robot artists:

From Xinhua.

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