A branch of philosophy that deals with the nature of beauty, art, taste and the creation and appreciation of beauty, or a particular theory or conception of beauty in art and appearance.
Articles on KurzweilAI.net that refer to AestheticsThe Human Machine Merger: Why We Will Spend Most of Our Time in Virtual Reality in the Twenty-first Century By Ray Kurzweil
The Age of Intelligent Machines, Chapter Nine: The Science of Art By Ray Kurzweil
The Age of Intelligent Machines, Chapter One: The Roots of Artificial Intelligence By Ray Kurzweil
The Central Metaphor of Everything? By Jaron Lanier
Radical body design "Primo Posthuman" By Natasha Vita-More
Nanomedicine By Robert A. Freitas Jr.
Related LinksAmerican Society for Aesthetics
Aesthetics and Computation Group - MIT Medialab