Pole-dancing robots hit the stage at French night club

Pole-dancing robots hit the stage at French night club

Two robots equipped with a CCTV camera for a head are expected to debut as pole dancers at a nightclub in Nantes, France, next week. UK artist Giles Walker, the brainchild behind the rots, in a reference to the CCTV heads, said the robots aimed to ’play with the notion of voyeurism’. The club owner called the move a ’homage in a way to robotics’, confirming that human dancers will not be replaced.

Timothy
Timothy
Watheverable GRAMPS
Watheverable GRAMPS 5 months

It's official, I'm too old to understand this generation. Get off my lawn you damn kids!

Blaeingr
Blaeingr 5 months

... and in the news, Google buys out artist's pole dancing robots as another way to improve internet searches by collecting even more data. Facebook is also said to be working on their own version of pole dancing robots, too. Next in the news, there was another data breach...

Monster Mash
Monster Mash 5 months

huh? I don't think I will ever understand "art"

Michael Shields
Michael Shields 5 months

Art is no longer a conduit with our emotions, it is politicised and has less to do with romance and the human condition than ever before. When the capacity to create art that touches our souls is diminished so profoundly, can we finally admit that a dark sickness is creeping in our midst?

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