What Is Art?

What Is Art?

Last month, an AI (Artificial Intelligence) generated art titled Théâtre d’Opéra Spatial won the first prize in the annual Colorado State Fair’s digital arts competition. The image is a futuristic but also Renaissance style scene with three women in traditional...
Every Journey Needs A First Step

Every Journey Needs A First Step

Humans have unlimited wants. Recently, Nature Sustainability posted a research article about if the fundamental economic principal was true or not. Researchers conducted a survey of 8,000 people across 33 countries (6 continents), asking how much money they want in...
I and It: Here We Are Again

I and It: Here We Are Again

Can robots be sentient? Some of you may remember, about three years ago, I wrote “I and It: Where Are We Heading?” In my article, I talked about my concerns about Artificial Intelligence (AI), explaining how Generative Pre-trained Transformer 2 (GPT-2) generates...
A Solo Show Wasn’t a Solo Journey!

A Solo Show Wasn’t a Solo Journey!

Miyo, the projector is not working. Can you perform without visuals? My director breaks the news as she enters the backstage. It’s five minutes before the curtain time of my solo show. 
Why are we having technical glitches now? The last tech rehearsal was smooth as...
Everything Happens for a Reason

Everything Happens for a Reason

In 2019, I declared that I was going to to do a solo show in 2020. I found a venue, signed a contract with the Hollywood Fringe and the theater, and started creating promotional materials. Then, as you might guess already, everything was cancelled in 2020. I was...
Draw A Perfect Curve

Draw A Perfect Curve

One of my pet peeves is those who hit the brake before indicating a turn signal. Clearly, they don’t understand the whole picture.Driving is art. It’s also science…like storytelling. You cannot go too fast or too slow. You need to be attentive to details, but...