The robot "Sophia" who is a citizen of the United Arab Emirates, "sells" a painting for 700 thousand dollars

Sophia Robot


Hansen Robotics' latest robot, Sofia, expresses our dreams for the future of Artificial intelligence. As a unique blend of science, art, engineering Sophia is a human-made science fiction character that captures the future of robotics and AI, Sophia is also considered as a platform for modern robotics and AI research.

The Robot Sophia was invented by David Hanson Jr and activated early in 2016. Sophia was modeled after the ancient Egyptian Queen Nefertiti, Audrey Hepburn, and her inventor's wife, Amanda Hanson.


a screenshot from Sophia's instagram page

The famous robot "Sofia" sold its digital artwork at auction for about $ 700,000, as announced on March 25, 2021, the name of the buyer is still unknown.

Sofia actually stepped into the world of celebrities before entering the art world and became the first robot in the world to receive UAE citizenship in 2017. However, according to expert, her career choice was successful when she worked with Italian digital artist Andrea Bonacito.

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