Written by Itay Niv. Edited by Ashley Jane Lewis.

Using ml5 SketchRNN as a homage to endpapers in bookbinding tradition

The Heart of Reading Together

In a society full of screens as potential social inhibitors, the work of ITP student Itay Niv has been a whimsical breathe of fresh air, blowing the cobwebs off of a timeless idea — tech that brings loved ones together. His…

In conversation with ITP SIRs Nikita Huggins & Ayodamola Okunseinde

In 2019 the conversational pairing of diversity and machine learning largely results in rediscoveries of biased societal patterns but the subject matter offers much more nuance to be explored. This redundant rhetoric needs more heart, more compassion and, before all else, more creative applications that nudge us to be self-reflective…

Originally published at itp.nyu.edu on June 11, 2018.

By Daniel Shiffman and ml5.js collaborators
Animated comic by Elizabeth Ferguson

Daniel Shiffman is an Associate Arts Professor at ITP. ml5.js is the product of contributions from students, research residents, faculty and alumni from the NYU ITP community, as well as a friendly cohort of other collaborators. Past and present contributors include Hannah…


Friendly Machine Learning for the Web. ml5.js aims to make machine learning approachable for a broad audience of artists, creative coders, and students.

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