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AI-Generated Art Reimagines Japanese Fashion and Design

The kimono is an icon of traditional Japanese style and culture. Lately, however, an increasing number of creatives have been reimagining the well-known silhouette and distinctive patterns into new forms. Carolina Kawakubo is one such individual who shares AI-generated art on her Instagram account. Resembling realistic oil paintings, these images merge kimonos with fashion trends from different parts of the world and different eras.

Originally from Germany, Kawakubo has been working and living in Tokyo for over 10 years. Her love for Japanese design can be seen in her portfolio of illustrations, all of which are created through the AI

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U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Trials TV, live stream schedule

The U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Trials, the final meet to determine the team for Tokyo, airs live starting Thursday on NBC Sports, Olympic Channel, and Peacock.

In addition to TV coverage, and the NBC Sports app will have a supplemental stream for each competition session, featuring a multi-view of all apparatuses in use (two per rotation for women, three for men).

Men and women each have two days of competition — alternating through Sunday, starting with the men — in St. Louis. The Olympic Opening Ceremony is in one month.

For the men, the all-around champion clinches an Olympic

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