This page will allow you to generate your own instructions for performance art pieces in the style of our current exhibit Embodying the Algorithm using GPT-3’s DaVinci model. Each time you refresh this page, a new performance that has been previously generated using GPT-3 will be displayed. If you would like to record and submit your own performance based on one of the generated texts, please see the instructions on our Submissions page.
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Instructions for a performance by GPT-3:
An idea for an endurance performance artwork:
‘The performance starts with the artist
sitting with a pillow on the floor and
holding two tins of beans.
The performance will end when the artist
All the time the artist holds the tins of beans
and the pillow he will talk about
his life, his thoughts, his dreams, his
feelings, his hopes, his fears, his doubts,
his disappointments, his loves, his hates
and his fears.
The artist will be given a one-hour break
every three days.
In the break he will try to eat the beans.
The performance will go on till the artist
The artist will not be allowed to stop
or to go back to the beginning.
The performance will last as long as the artist