Jon Lam

Exhibiting | Presenting


Jon Lam is a Storyboard artist/Character Designer for Games and Animation. Co-founding the Create Don't Scrape movement with wife, Gen Lam, his mission is to help spread knowledge and connect artists with ethically minded computer scientists, machine learning experts, lawmakers, and legal parties to inform legislation & public knowledge of the dangers of unethical data and labor exploitation. More info on movement here Projects and Clients include; Valorant, Project L, Invincible, Xmen'97, The Line Animation, Diablo IV, Overwatch 2,Todd McFarlane Productions and creator owned titles, Super Punchy Girl and Echonauts.

Participant Schedule

Saturday 10/28 10:00AM - 11:00AM

Create, Don’t Scrape: Glaze protection from AI

Room 101-102 | Steven Zapata, Jon Lam, Mia Araujo, Karla Ortiz, Ben Y. Zhao

Join the discussion of Art and Science as we delve into the threats of unregulated generative ai against artists. We will discuss the scraping of art without Consent, Credit, Compensation, and use of generative AI models to target artists through style mimicry. We will also discuss the development of adversarial tools (such as Glaze) to protect artists, their design, usage and limitations, followed by a Q & A"