Creativity and technology in the age of AI

22 March 2019 ● 1 min read ● 1 image

We were commissioned by Adobe to work with Andreas Pfeiffer of the Pfeiffer Report to create “Creativity and technology in the age of AI”, a research project with the goal to interview creative professionals in order to thoroughly understand the role technology plays in their creative process. The research also closely covered the role of AI and machine learning (ML), the attitudes of creative professionals to these emerging technologies, and their perceived impact on creative work.

I and Renna Okubo, my partner in Corinthians, coordinated 40 qualitative research interviews with creative professionals working in design, illustration and imaging, motion graphics and UX/UI design in the greater Tokyo area.

Aspects of the project were shared at Adobe MAX 2018, with the full report released at the end of 2018.

Read the full report here.

You can also read the Japanese findings in English here and in Japanese here.

There are no comments on this creation yet.

You can log in to post a comment.

About Ian

Ian Lynam

I'm a creative director in Tokyo, Japan

I'm a graphic designer, design educator, design critic and design writer who has been based in Tokyo for 14 years.

See full profile

Welcome to Canvas Tokyo

Canvas is an online network for Tokyo's creative community. It's a place for professional and amateur creatives to show their skills, make new connections and find work.

Sign up to Canvas