A 5-day design sprint with students at HTW Berlin understanding and critically investigating AI tools in a today's designer's workflow.
Developed in a two day design sprint, 'AI Headlines' is fully-automated web platform that generates news headlines with ChatGPT and illustrates them with a finetuned StableDiffusion version every seven hours.
An AI animation with a StableDiffusion version, interpolating from Cezanne to Monet. Part of a longer video; upscaled to 2K, running at 25fps.
Astra is al light installation designed and built for Woodstaco Festival 2023 in Chile. Standing more than two meters tall, the light installation takes the form of a flower, which sleeps during the day but wakes up with the nightfall.
A portrait series with different finetuned versions of StableDiffusion, from RealisticVision1.3 to EldenDiffusion.
How can we authentically match senior business owners with young entrepreneurs in one of Germany's most rural areas?
An image generation network is journaling the Italian elections in September 2022 by visualizing politician's tweets. See also the video documentation.
Training StyleGan2-ADA from the ground up on flower image data. Included dataset preparation, training and finetuning.
How can we make a vast amount of logistical information available to users, in a accessible and actionable way?
2019 - 2023
Tutoring at CareerFoundry
Tarot is a game ripe with mystical symbolism and full of creative associations. How would an AI interpret this?
Natural and synthetic ecosystems are closely related in the patterns that emerge. With this interactive audiovisual exhibtion, we aimed to find out.
Can plants make music? What happens if they do? Investigating the intimate relationship between us and plants through music was the goal here.
How can we present this social entrepreneur startup in playful and approachable manner?
2018 & 2019
How can we reduce friction and increase retention for social network users across three platforms?
Christian Ernst 2023
Made with ♥ in Barcelona and Berlin.