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From the series Artificial Intelligence


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Okapi Gallery, Tallinn

Single piece Signed Titled


27 x 85 x 25 cm
10.63 x 33 x 9.84 in







  • About the work

Data collection is evolving at a tremendous rate, and there is already absolute information about each person's health and financial status, interests, intelligence, and so on.
The state, politicians, banks, mobile companies, commerce, google have databases that give them the power to manipulate everyone by directing values, morals, and choices.
The series Literary Substance is a sequel to the series Simple Questions, born out of a desire to try the power of sweetness and the beauty of manipulation.
The depiction of the computer world provided an opportunity to intervene in everything, to manipulate, to be a judge, to satisfy passions, to deal with evils,
to be a winner, and to erase past decisions in a moody and unjustified manner.

Okapi Gallery representing a project where glass art (Rait Prääts, Estonia) is combined with augmented reality technology (Gleb Divov, Lithuania).
The result is a complete installation that talks about the triumph of the virtual world and the success story of artificial intelligence,
but also hints at the dangers associated with them. 
The exhibition covers various media and modern solutions and touches on human instincts and social pain points,
which are effective to demonstrate through applied art.

Author of a physical object: Rait Prääts
Musical Blockchain x Rait Prääts — Face Detector (audioNFT + physical object)
First Cross-Baltic NFT (Lithuania+Estonia)

Estonian pioneer of the mixed-media concrete-made sculptures Rait Prääts and Lithuanian NFT/Cryptoart pioneer Gleb Divov dropping first cross-Baltic NFT/audioNFT series on the Ethereum blockchain — on KnownOrigin platform.
Presented at the physical level, concrete, tech, and glass art (Prääts) is combined with a virtual layer of AI Soundtrack and Augmented Reality (Musical Blockchain/Divov).
This audioNFT features a special track, composed by Musical Blockchain, inspired by the 3d-scan data of the Face Detector sculpture.

Collector, who will buy this audioNFT will get with it:
- physical Face Detector sculpture, delivered worldwide
- special limited edition vinyl with AI-composed soundtrack (including the full version of this audioNFT track)
- exclusive companion materials in a deluxe packaging

AR/AI sculptures is a proud participant of the Tallinn Triennial of Applied Arts 2021 and PÄRNU ART WEEK & IN GRAAFIKA FESTIVAL '21, Estonia.

Made of CONCRETE. audioNFT.
Physical sculpture, with its own AI-composed soundtrack and Augmented Reality layer.
Detecting faces. Securing your space.

Strictly 1/1.

WARNING: Only available while it lasts. In case of a physical sale, this audioNFT will be BURNED!
Be quick!

About the Artists

1952 Tallinn, Estonia

Rait Prääts uses glass like drawing paper, like a canvas for painting, or clay for modeling. He works mainly with molten glass painting of the mold, which is later finished by cold processing. His works are unique syntheses of glass, painting, and sculpture telling realistic stories and depicting the world in its paradox.

Rait Prääts' series "Simple Questions" grew out of a desire to taste the sweetness offered by manipulation based on data collection and processing. Representing the digital world, he enters and intervenes in it, becomes a judge and satisfies lusts, overturns previous decisions simply for fun and without explanation. In his more recent works, Rait Prääts also continues to depict the computer world, this time trying to visualize artificial intelligence. Both series talk about how the virtual world quietly takes the lead and makes us dependent.


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About the Gallery


Tallinn, Niguliste 2

OKAPI is a modern art and design gallery in Tallinn Old Town (since 2013). OKAPI is unique in Estonia having its focus on two main fields – glass and photography. The gallery operates both as an exhibition and sales space, introducing local artists and their latest creations to audiences with different interests. Our artists are united by a deepened relati...

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