Two robot dancers topped with a CCTV camera for a head will debut at the SC-Club in Nantes to celebrate its fifth anniversary.
Robots and artificial intelligence has long been touted as a replacement for humans carrying out jobs around the world.
However, robots are rarely thought of as pole dancers in nightclubs – but that is exactly what is happening in Nantes.
Two robot dancers, wearing high heels and topped with a CCTV camera for a head, will debut at the SC-Club in the French city to celebrate its fifth anniversary next week.
The bots were the brainchild of British artist Giles Walker, who has overlaid their metal bodies with parts from plastic mannequins.
Referring to their CCTV camera heads, he said the robots aimed to “play with the notion of voyeurism”, posing the question of “who has the power between the voyeur and the observed person”. READ MORE…