The Culture Shot on… Art & Artificial Intelligence



What is does the future of art look like in an age of Artificial Intelligence?

In this episode, Ben Monro-Davies speaks to Aidan Meller, the creative gallery director behind Ai-Da the robot, world’s first humanoid AI robot artist.

He shares the story of Ai-Da’s early inception, seeing her AI evolve to become a media sensation and tackles the age-old debate of humans’ vs robots.

Available to stream on Spotify, Apple Podcasts & other platforms.


About The Culture Shot 

The Culture Shot podcast is your regular shot of what’s new and noteworthy in the world of culture.

Hosted by Ben Monro-Davis, and brought to you by Midas – the leading communications agency for culture – each episode is a shot of culture, from books to theatre, film to dance, music to art.

With each episode featuring a different guest – from screenwriters to booksellers, artists to festival producers – we discuss the most pressing issues in the culture sector today, find out how they got to where they are now, and get their top recommended culture shot of the moment.


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