Kristen Stewart releases paper on artificial intelligence

Kristen Stewart releases paper on artificial intelligence:

  • Neural style transfer was used in the film’s opening and closing scenes to add a ‘painting’ effect to footage.
  • The actor co-wrote a case study on the ‘neural style transfer’ method used in the short film she directed, Come Swim
  • Neural style transfer’ is used to apply the aesthetic of an image onto another.
  • Stewart wrote Bringing Impressionism to Life with Neural Style Transfer in Come Swim , alongside Adobe research engineer Bhautik J Joshi and producer David Shapiro, exploring the technique used in her directorial debut.
  • Kristen Stewart releases paper on artificial intelligence

The actor co-wrote a case study on the ‘neural style transfer’ method used in the short film she directed, Come Swim
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Actress Kristen Stewart (yes, that Kristen Stewart) just released a research paper on artificial intelligence — Quartz

  • Kristen Stewart (yes, that Kristen Stewart) just released a research paper on artificial intelligence
  • Trying to direct the algorithm into producing an artistically satisfying image proved more difficult than expected, according to the paper.
  • (You can see the images in the paper [pdf]).
  • Hollywood has used the concept of artificial intelligence in films for decades.
  • The paper describes the filmmaker’s experiments with style transfer, a popular use of machine learning that transforms one image into the artistic technique and color profile of another.

Hollywood has used the concept of artificial intelligence in films for decades. Now, one A-lister is trying to use AI to make art, instead of just inspire it. Kristen Stewart is most well-known for her star role in the massively successful (and massively mocked) Twilight movies. Less well-known is her interest in AI, laid out in a new paper on…
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