Artwork created with artificial intelligence sells for $432,500

A work of art created by an artificial intelligence program sold at an art auction for almost 45 times its estimated value.

The piece, titled 'Portrait of Edmond Belamy', fetched $432,500 and was created by a Paris art collective named Obvious.

According to Christie's, the painting is the first art made by AI to be sold at a major auction house.

How was it created and why is it so special? Find out in the video above.

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