Model Emotion incorporates a variety of research projects, from ethnographic fieldwork on robotics labs, to workshops bringing together humanities and hard-science researchers working at the intersections of emotion and technology, to artistic projects that help us imagine and shape the future trajectories of present AI research. See below to explore our projects in further detail.
At the heart of MODEL EMOTION is its ongoing ethnographic research project exploring the relationship between robots, AI, and the future of intimacy in Japan and the UK
Anthropology for Affective Robotics
AfAR is a workshop platform for building collaboration between anthropologists and engineers working in robotics, artificial intelligence, and informatics