- ** UPDATE ** (February 2024) New Project: “Elder Fairy Tales” — Reimagining classic fairy tales and nursery rhymes with AI image generation and AI-assisted storytelling
- UPDATE (December 2023) CBC News Ottawa Video Interview on RRCRC Seniors AI Art Program (archived link)
- UPDATE (November 3 2023) RRCRC Seniors AI Art Collective -Children’s Coloring Book Project
- UPDATE (October 2023) Ottawa Morning with Robyn Bresnahan — “Never too old to learn about AI — Social group leads to laughter and learning while creating calendar and colouring book.” (archived link)
- UPDATE (September 2023) We are thrilled to announce that our project has been awarded a microgrant from the Awesome Ottawa Foundation!
All AI art images produced and displayed below are the outcomes of the Seniors AI Art pilot project at the Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre (RRCRC). The program was designed to create a fun and playful group activity to stimulate imagination and creativity while addressing social isolation experienced by many seniors in our community.
a senior holding a diploma at graduation from university, in a beautiful rose garden, HD (images 1–6)
spring clean up near a canal, city park, community (images 7–9)
Elders at a Canada Day celebration on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, colorful fireworks in the sky, HD
seniors riding a roller coaster at a hot air balloon festival, HD
scared screaming seniors riding a roller coaster at a hot air balloon festival, HD
elders getting lost in a corn maze
Seniors wearing Halloween costumes in a field of pumpkins and jack-o’ lanterns, HD
seniors wearing poppies at a war memorial on remembrance day, HD
seniors with their walkers christmas caroling, in a snowy evening, HD